RIP 2009-2010

RIP 2009-2010

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

Organized by Craig Nunemaker

October 7

Zhen Yan

Autophagy in Obesity and Diabetes
October 14

Kyle Hoehn

Insulin Resistance is a Cellular Anti-oxidant Defense Mechanism
October 21

Gene Barrett

Does vascular insulin resistance contribute to metabolic insulin resistance?
October 28

Thurl Harris

Regulation of the lipin family of phosphatidic acid phosphatases
November 4

Marcie McDuffie

Genetic susceptibility to Type 1 diabetes: Man to mouse and back again
November 18

Jessica Geisler

Urocortin 3's Effects on Beta Cell Proliferation
December 2

Leon Farhi

Auto-Feedback Control of Glucagon Counterregulation
February 3

Bijoy Kundu

Metabolic Remodeling Precedes Left Ventricular Remodeling in Cardiac Hypertrophy: Early Detection by Non-invasive Imaging
February 10

Nilberto Nascimento

D-chiroinositol Prevents Neuropathy in Streptozotocin Diabetic Mice
February 17

Shayn Peirce-Cottler

Use of Adipose-derived Stem Cells for Treating Diabetic Retinopathy
February 24

Kimberly Kelly

Molecular Imaging and Biomarker Discovery in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarinoma
March 3

Craig Nunemaker

Low-grade Inflammation and Beta-cell Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetes
April 14

Rodney Snow

Plant-based diet to restore insulin sensitivity and ghrelin dynamics in diabetes


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