RIP 2007-2008

RIP 2007-2008

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

O
rganized by Raghu Mirmira

October 24

Thurl Harris

Phosphorylation-mediated Control of the Subcellular Localization  of Lipin, a Phosphatidic Acid Phosphatase
November 7

April Inyard
(Barrett Lab)

Insulin Resistance Induced by Free Fatty Acids Inhibits Insulin, but Not Contraction-induced Microvascular Recruitment
November 14

Stacy Guillot
(Scrable Lab)

Do the IGF and AMPK Pathways Cooperate to Regulate Longevity?
November 28

Chien Li

Potential role of Urocortin 3 in Glucose Homeostasis
December 5

Nick Guagliardo

A Mouse Model of Primary Hyperaldosteronism
December 12

Steve Rich

The Type 1 Diabetes Genetics Consortium
January 9

Michael Thorner

The Matrix of Ghrelin, Insulin, Growth Hormone and Cortisol in Metabolic Regulation in Man
January 16

Sarah Aiyar

Mechanisms of TMS (2,4,3'5'-Tetramethoxystilbene) Induced Apoptosis in Breast Cancer Cells
January 23

Maggie Morris

Islet Protection and Altered Immunity in Nod-Alox15 null Mice
January 30

Daniella Babu

Cooperative Mechanism of Pdx1 and BETA2/NeuroD1 Function at the Insulin Gene
February 6

Alaa Awad

Podocyte Niche in Diabetic Nephropathy
February 13

Joseph Larner

Inositols and Inositol Glycans: Their Role in Insulin Action and Insulin Resistance As Antioxidants and Anti-inflammatory Agents: You Need to Know More About
February 20

Meg Crook

TGIF Regulation of bone Mass: Role for Retinoic
Acid
February 27

Kristin Helm

Androgens in Pubertal Girls and the Role of the Adrenal Gland
March 5

Susan Blank

Neuroendocrine Effects of Androgens in Adolescence
March 12

Tye Deering

Protein Methyltransferase Set7/9 is Localized to Islets Cells in the Pancreas and Modulates Beta Cell Function
March 19

Anthony Trace

Identification of Eukaryotic Initiation Factor  5A as a Novel Mediator of Cytokine-Induced Pancreatic Islet Dysfunction
March 26

Zachary Bush

Retinoic Acid Signaling in Corticotroph Tumors, Novel Targets for Diagnosis and Treatment?
April 2

Marc Breton

In Silico Clinical Trials: from Mathematical Model to FDA Approval
April 16

David Lieb

Pressure-natriuresis: progress toward understanding mechanisms underlying hypertension
April 23

Brad Javorsky

Ghrelin: regulation of production, secretion, and degradation
April 30

Michael Williams

Insulin Resistance and 12/15-Lipoxygenase Pathway Activation in Isolated Visceral Adipocytes
May 14

Nelly Maybee

Therapies targeted to reverse and/or prevent diabetes in NOD mice.
May 21

Serk In Park, post doc applicant, UTx, MD Anderson Cancer Ctr

Role of Src Family Kinase Activation in Prostate Cancer Growth and Lymph Node Metastases

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

mbm8x@virginia.edu