RIP 2006-2007

RIP 2006-2007

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

Organized by Raghu Mirmira

October 4

Joel Linden

Insulin sensitization by adenosine receptor blockade
October 11


The effects of Diet-Induced Weight Gain on Blood Pressure and Sympathetic Nervous System Activity in Nonobese Males
October 25

Stephen Hammes, UTexas SWMC

Nongenomic Steroid Actions in the Ovary: From Frog to Bedside
November 1

Norbert Leitinger

Oxidized Phospholipids Propagate Macrophage Accumulation in Chronically Inflamed Tissue
November 8

David Castle

Regulation of Exo- and Endocytosis in
Neuroendocrine Cells
November 15

Ade Alagbala

Vitamin D: Prevention and resistance in Prostate Cancer.  Dr. Alagbala is an applicant from the Laboratory of Barbara Foster at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
December 6

Leon Farhi

Pulsatility and Feedback Control of Glucagon Counterregulation
December 13

Paula Barrett

CaMKII Regulation of TT-type Ca Channels in Vitro and in Vivo
January 10

Jerry Nadler

Inflammatory Signals in Fat: Potential Role in Vascular and Metabolic Disease
January 24

Shetal Padia

The Role of the Angiotensin Type 2 Receptor in Natriuresis
February 7

Susanna Keller

Insulin Signaling and Regulation of the Insulin-Regulated Aminopeptidase IRAP in the Kidney
February 14

Michael Williams

Rescheduled due to ice.
February 21

Craig Nunemaker

The Role of 12-Lipoxygenase in Islet Dysfunctiion and diabetes
February 28

Nelly Maybee

The Role of 12/15 Lipoxygenase in the Mouse Model of Type I Diabetes
March 7

Michael Williams

Effects of Insulin resistance on the
12/15-Lipoxygenase Pathway in Visceral Fat
March 14

Juan Pablo del Ricon

Regulation of Insulin Action by Growth Hormone
March 28

Carmella Evans Molina

Regulation of Insulin Gene Transcription and Pre-mRNA Processing in Human Islets
April 4

James Garrison

Inhibiting and Inflammatory Signal--Activation of PI 3-Kinase and P-Rexl by G beta/gamma and its inhibition by Phosphorylation
April 11

Greg Clines

Regulation of Normal and Pathologic bone Formation by the Osteoblast Endothelin and Wnt Signaling Pathways
April 18

Brad Javorsky

Role of Glucocorticoids in the Regulation of Ghrelin
April 25

Kristen Helm

The Origins and Consequences of Adolescent Hyperandrogenemia
May 2

Emma Morton-Eggleston

Microvascular Recruitment and Insulin Clearance in Human Muscle: Implications for the Trans-endothelial Transport of Insulin
May 9

Laura Burger

Regulation of the Gonadotropin Subunit Genes by Steroids
May 23

Cynthia Van Horn, Wake Forest University

Branched Chain Amino Acid Metabolism: Relationship to Obesity in Humans and Animal Models

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