RIP 2004-2005

RIP 2004-2005

Wednesdays 8:30 AM
Aurbach Building room 1229, Fontaine Research Park  (map)


Diabetes Center Lectures organized by Eugene Barrett
Aurbach Research Lectures organized by Raghu Mirmira

October 20 Juan Pablo -
Thorner Lab
Modulator Effects of Growth Hormone on Insulin
Actions
October 27 Eugene Barrett Regulation of Insulin Uptake in Skeletal Muscle
November 3 Gregory Clines
Guise lab
Endothelin-1 as a Modulator of
Pathogenic and Normal Bone Remodeling

November 10

Mette Jenson
Duke University

Metabolic Regulation of Insulin Secretion: 
Importance of Anaplerosis

December 1 Chun Xue -
Siragy Lab
Renal Aldosterone and Diabetic Nephropathy
December 8 Heidi Scrable Why Can't Mice with Altered p53 Activity Get Fat?
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December 15 Wei Yue -
Santen Lab
Farnesylthiosalicylic Acid Blocks Mammalian
Target of Rapamycin Signaling in Breast Cancer
Cells

January 12

Raghu Mirmira

Control of Insulin Gene Transcription (login required)
January 19 Laura Burger -
Marshall Lab

Transcriptional Regulation of the Gonadotropin
Genes
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January 26

Jerry Nadler

12-Lipoxygenase and its Role in Diabetes
Pathogenesis and Complications
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February 2 Susanna Keller
& Pushpa Thimmalapura
Regulation of Vasopressin by the Insulin-regulated
Aminopeptidase IRAP
February 9 Zhenqi Liu Insulin's Cardiovascular Action (login required)
February 10 Alan Attie
Univ of Wisconsin - Madison

** Invited guest lecture.  Seminar in Jordan I-17
Genetic and Genomic Dissection of Type 2
Diabetes in Mice

February 16 Jeff Carter
Yang Lab
Combining Autoimmune Prevention and Beta-cell
Regeneration to cure Type 1 Diabetes
March 2 David Taylor
Mirmira Lab
The Carboxyl Terminus of the Pancreatic
Homeodomain Factor Nkx6.1 Functions as a
Modular Domain Conferring DNA Binding Selectivity
March 9 Harini
Bagavant
Neonatal Thymectomy, Regulatory T Cells and
Spontaneous Autoimmune Disease
March 16

1) John Chirgwin
2) Khalid
Mohammad
3) Valerie Siclari

1) Adrenomedullin Gain and Loss of Function in
Bone Metastases
2) Bone-specific Inhibitors of
Adrenomedullin
3) Molecular Actions of Adrenomedullin in
Osteoblasts

March 23

Meng Chen

Functional Beta Cell Mass: The Junction of Life and Death (login required)

March 30

Robert Carey The Angiotensin AT2 Receptor Comes of Age

April 7
4 PM - Jordan 1-17

Michael Quon
Chief, NIH Diabetes Unit
Vascular Actions of Insulin and Adiponectin

April 13

Bruce Gaylinn Ghrelin: Our Current Work Toward Understanding
its Role

April 20

Kevin Lynch Sphingosine 1-Phosphate Signaling Pathways as
Drug Targets
April 28
4 PM - Jordan 1-17
Michael Brownlee
Prof of Medicine & Pathology
Albert Einstein College of Med
The Pathobiology of Diabetic Complications: A
Unifying Mechanism

May 4

Stephen Shalet
Prof of Medicine
Christie Hospital
Manchester, UK
Adult GH Replacement Lessons Learnt and Future
Prospect

Mary Ann B. McMahon
Diabetes Endocrinology Research Center
Box 801410 Health System
434 924-5247
mbm8x@virginia.edu