Dr. Michael Schwartz’ research has been featured in the current issue of UW Medicine Magazine. The article, entitled “Diabetes & Obesity via the Brain” focuses on the Schwartz Laboratory’s use of optogentics to understand the neurocircuitry activated in diabetes with the goal to develop new opportunities to treat or prevent the disease. DOCE researchers Gregory Morton, PhD and Thomas Meek, PhD are also featured in the article. Click here to view the full article. Dr. Schwartz is the RH Williams Endowed Chair in Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition.