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Michigan Diabetes Research Center Membership


Steven F. Abcouwer, PhDAssociate Professor, Ophthalmology & Visual SciencesDiabetic Retinopathy; Neurodegeneration; Microglia Contact
James E. Aikens, PhDAssociate Professor, Family Medicinedepression, self-management, health behavior Contact
Anuska V. Andjelkovic-Zochowski, MD, PhDAssociate Professor, PathologyBlood-brain barrier
Tight junction
Vascular inflammation
Contact
David A. Antonetti, PhDProfessor, Ophthalmology and Molecular and Integrative PhysiologyDiabetic retinopathy, blood-retinal barrier, tight junctions Contact
Peter Arvan, MD, PhDWilliam K and Delores S Brehm Professor of Type I Diabetes Research, Professor of Internal Medicine, and Director of the Michigan Comprehensive Diabetes Center Internal Medicine, Internal MedicineBeta cell survival Insulin synthesis Protein folding Contact
Keiko Asao, MD, PhD, MPHClinical Lecturer, Internal Medicine - MENDDiabetes; obesity; epidemiology Contact
Barbara Atshaves, PhDAssistant Professor Michigan State University, Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyLipid metabolism, lipd droplets, obesity-related diabetes Contact
Richard J. Auchus, MD, PhDProfessor, Director, MEND Fellowship Program, Internal Medicine - MENDCushing’s disease
Steroid biosynthesis
Contact
Ernesto Bernal-Mizrachi, MDAssociate Professor, Larry D. Soderquist Professor, Internal MedicineBeta cells biology; Islets; Pancreas development Contact
Markus Bitzer, MDAssistant Professor, Internal Medicine - NephrologyRenal injury, microrna, TGF-beta Contact
Michael Boehnke, PhDRichard G. Cornell Distinguished University Professor of Biostatistics, Biostatisticsstatistics, genetics, type 2 diabetes Contact
Wenche S. Borgnakke, DDS, MPH, PhDAssistant Research Scientist, School of DentistryOral infections; periodontitis-diabetes associations; clinical trials on effect of periodontal treatment on glycemic control
Raymond E. Bourey, MDInterim Chief, Assistant Professor of Medicine University of Toledo, Internal Medicinesleep, neuromodulation of metabolism, menopause Contact
Steven Britton, MDProfessor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Medical School, Physical Med. & Rehabilitationmetabolism; exercise; animal models Contact
Frank C. Brosius III, MDProfessor of Internal Medicine, Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Internal Medicine - NephrologyGlucose transport
Diabetic nephropathy
Vascular biology
Contact
Morton B. Brown, PhDProfessor Emeritus, BiostatisticsBiostatistics; Economic Modeling; Hormone Modeling Contact
Charles Burant, MD, PhDProfessor, Int Med-Endocr & Metabol, Professor, Molec & Integrative Physiology and Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Professor of Metabolism, Internal MedicineMetabolomics; Beta-cell biology; Systems biology Contact
Julia V. Busik, PhDAssociate Professor Michigan State University, PhysiologyMicrovascular complications, retinopathy, dyslipidemia Contact
Brian Callaghan, MDAssistant Professor, NeurologyDiabetic complications
Neuropathy
Metabolic syndrome
Contact
Gregory Cartee, PhDProfessor of Kinesiology, Division of Kinesiology, Research Professor, Institute of Gerontology and Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Kinesiologyexercise physiology; glucose transport; insulin signaling Contact
Christin Carter-Su, PhDProfessor, Molecular & Integrative Physiology, Associate Director and Chief, Biomedical Research Division, Michigan Diabetes Research and Training Center, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyGH receptors and actions; JAK/Stat signaling; Tyrosine kinase signaling pathways Contact
Munmun Chattopadhyay, PhDResearch Assistant Professor, NeurologyDiabetic neuropathy
Pain
Gene therapy
Inflammation
Contact
Xuequn Chen, PhDAssistant Professor Wayne State University, PhysiologyQuantitative proteomics; subcellular organelles; ER-Golgi transport of insulin Contact
Vivian G. Cheung, MDFrederick G. L. Huetwell Professor and Professor, Pediatrics & Communicable Diseases, Human GeneticsInsulin response
Human Genetics
Diabetes
Contact
Tae-Hwa Chun, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, Internal Medicine - MENDExtracellular Matrix; Matrix Metalloproteinase; Adipose tissue remodeling; Diabetes Contact
Corentin Cras-Meneur, PhDResearch Investigator, Internal Medicine - MENDDevelopmental biology, insulin signaling, diabetes Contact
Robert J. Denver, PhDProfessor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, College of LSA and Research Assistant Professor, Reproductive, Mol., Cell & Developmental Biologyneuroendocrinology, thyroid, adrenal Contact
Matthew DiMagno, MDSciences Program Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - GI & Hepatologyacute pancreatitis chronic pancreatitis pancreatic secretion Contact
Zora Djuric, PhDResearch Professor, Family Medicineobesity prevention, dietary intervention, biomarkers Contact
Cunming Duan, PhDAssociate Chair and Professor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, Mol., Cell. & Developmental BiologyHormonal control of growth; IGF; Hypoxia Contact
Vicki L. Ellingrod, PharmDAssociate Professor of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy and Associate Professor of Psychiatry, College of Pharmacyschizophrenia diabetes folate Contact
Stefan S. Fajans, MDProfessor Emeritus, Internal Medicine - MENDgenetics of diabetes; subtypes of MODY; Type 2 diabetes Contact
Eva L. Feldman, MD, PhDDirector, A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute, Director, Program for Neurology Research & Discovery, Russell N DeJong Professor of Neurology and Professor of Neurology, Neurologydiabetic neuropathy; insulin-like growth factors; neuromuscular diseases Contact
Carrie R. Ferrario, PhDAssistant Professor, PharmacologyIndividual differences in susceptibility to obesity; Brain reward and motivational systems; Behavioral neuropharmacology; Striatal glutamate systems; Electrophysiology Contact
Diane C. Fingar, PhDAssistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Cell & Developmental BiologyInsulin signaling
Mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR)
Cell growth and proliferation
Contact
Patrice E. Fort, PhDAssistant Professor, Ophthalmology & Visual SciencesRetinal physiology; Regulation of crystallin proteins in the retina Contact
Thomas W. Gardner, MDProfessor, OphthalmologyDiabetic retinopathy;
Insulin receptor signaling;
Retinal cell death
Contact
Puneet Garg, MDLecturer, Internal Medicine - NephrologyMolecular biology of Glomeular Slit Diaphragm, Vascular calcification in end stage renal disease, Hypertension Contact
Margaret Gnegy, PhDProfessor, Pharmacologyprotein kinase C-beta;
dopamine transporter;
dopamine neuron
Contact
James G. Granneman, PhDProfessor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience and Pathology, Director, Center for Integrative Metabolic and Endocrine Research Wayne State University, Internal MedicineAdipose tissue; lipolysis; diabetes Contact
Jeffrey B. Halter, MDProfessor of Internal Medicine, Chief, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Director, Geriatrics Center and Institute of Gerontology, Internal Medicine - GeriatricsDiabetes mellitus in older adults; Pathophysiology of age-related changes of glucose metabolism; Regulation of autonomic nervous system function in aging and impaired homeostasis Contact
Gary D. Hammer, MD, PhDAssociate Professor of Internal Medicine, Associate Professor of Molecular & Integrative Physiology, Millie Schembechler Professor of Adrenal Cancer, Internal Medicine - MENDGlucocorticoids and nuclear receptors. Adrenal gland development. Dysregulated growth of adrenocortical stem/progenitor cells in development and adrenocortical carcinoma. Contact
Rebecca E. Hasson, PhDAssistant Professor, KinesiologyChildhood obesity
Insulin resistance
Racial/ethnic health disparities
Contact
William H. Herman, MD, MPHStefan S Fajans/Glaxo Smith H. Kline Professor of Diabetes, Professor of Internal Medicine, Medical School and Professor of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Internal Medicine - E&Mprevention, epidemiology, complications, clinical economics, and health services research Contact
Jennifer W. Hill, PhDAssistant Professor, University of Toledo, Physiology and PharmacologyHypothalamus, energy homeostasis, fertility Contact
Israel Hodish, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, Internal Medicine - MENDBeta-cell biology; Insulin therapy; Transgenic mice Contact
Jeffrey F. Horowitz, PhDAssociate Professor, KinesiologyObesity Exercise Metabolism Contact
Patrick Hu, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Cell & Developmental Biologyinsulin signaling
FoxO transcription factors
C. elegans
Contact
Mayumi Inoue, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, Internal Medicine - MENDinsulin signaling
exocyst complex
vesicle trafficking
Lori L. Isom, PhDDirector, Program in Biomedical Sciences, Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Pharmacologysodium channel
cell adhesion
neuropathic pain
Contact
Toby E. Jayaratne, PhDAssistant Research Scientist, HBHE, School of Public Healthgenetic explanations
health behaviors
health disparities
Contact
Wunjun Ju, PhDResearch Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Nephrologynon-invasive biomarker predition progression of diabetic nephropathy functional analysis of markers that are involved in diabetic nephropathy Contact
Alon Kahana, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, OphthalmologyThyroid hormone signaling
Graves eye disease
IGF1 signaling
Retinoic acid
Contact
Alla Karnovsky, PhDResearch Investigator, Center for Computational Medicine & BiologySystems Biology; Bioinformatics; Metabolomics Contact
Josephine Kasa-Vubu, MDAssociate Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric EndocrinologyObesity, Puberty, Fertility Contact
Robert T. Kennedy, PhDHobart H. Willard Collegiate Professor of Chemistry Professor of Pharmacology, Pharmacology/ChemistryInsulin secretion; Metabolomics; Microfluidics Contact
Tom K. W. Kerppola, PhDInvestigator, HHMI, Professor, Biological Chemistry, HHMI/Biological Chemistrytranscription regulation and chromatin architecture
molecular interactions
live cell imaging
Contact
Catherine Kim, MD, MPHAssociate Professor, Internal Medicine - OB/GynWomen
Diabetes
Sex hormones
Menopause
Contraception
Contact
Ronald J. Koenig, MD, PhDProfessor of Internal Medicine and Director of Medical Scientist Training School, Internal Medicine - MENDPAX8-PPAR gamma fusion protein
thyroid cancer
thyroid hormone
Contact
Anjaneyulu Kowluru, PhDProfessor, VA Senior Research Career Scientist, Wayne State University, Pharmaceutical SciencesInsulin secretion
GTP-binding proteins
Islet biology
Contact
Renu Kowluru, PhDProfessor, Wayne State University, Ophthalmology/EndocrinologyDiabetic retinopathy;
Oxidative stress;
Mitochondria
Contact
Matthias Kretzler, MDProfessor of Medicine Computational Medicine & Biology, Internal Medicinesystems biology
diabetic nephropathy
molecular diagnostics
Contact
Beata Lecka-Czernik, PhDProfessor, University of Toledo College of Medicine, Orthopaedic SurgeryAntidiabetic therapies; bone marrow adipocytes; bone metabolic diseases Contact
Joyce M. Lee, MD, MPHAssistant Professor, Pediatric EndocrinologyPediatric diabetes
pediatric obesity
epidemiology
Contact
Jun Hee Lee, PhDAssistant Professor, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyAMPK and MTOR signaling pathways;
Insulin resistance and hepatosteatosis upon Sestrin loss and obesity;
Obesity-induced inflammation and liver carcinogenesis
Contact
Menq-Jer Lee, PhDAssociate Professor, Wayne State University, PathologySphingolipid
GPCR
Inflammation
Contact
Todd Leff, PhDAssociate Professor, Wayne State University School of Medicine, PathologyDiabetes
Gene expression
Nuclear receptors
Contact
Gina Leinninger, PhDAssistant Professor, PhysiologyLateral hypothalamus
Neurotensin
Leptin
Contact
Stephen I. Lentz, PhDResearch Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - MENDcell imaging
microscopy
diabetic complications
Contact
Jun Z. Li, PhDAssistant Professor, Human GeneticsGenetics; Genomics; Statistics Contact
Jiandi Lin, PhDResearch Assistant Professor, Life Sciences Institute Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, Cell & Developmental Biologymitochondrial
transcription
lipid
Contact
Ming Liu, PhDAssistant Professor, Internal Medicine - MENDinsulin biosynthesis Contact
David B. Lombard, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, PathologySirtuins
mitochondria
calorie restriction
Contact
Malcolm J. Low, MD, PhDProfessor, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyHypothalamic control of energy homeostasis
Neuropeptide gene expression
Neural circuits underlying food reward
Contact
Carey N. Lumeng, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, Pediatricsobesity
inflammation
macrophage
insulin resistance
adipose tissue
Contact
Julie C. Lumeng, PhDAssociate Professor, Pediatric & Comm Diseases Dept, Research Associate Professor, Center for Human Growth & Dev, Center for Human Growth & Developmentchildhood obesity, feeding, eating behavior Contact
Ormond A. MacDougald, PhDProfessor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology and Professor of Internal Medicine, Molecular & Integrative Physiologyadipogenesis, obesity, metabolism Contact
Benjamin L. Margolis, MDProfessor, Biological Chemistry Department, Professor, Internal Medicine Department, Associate Chair for Basic Research, Internal Medicine, Internal MedicineKidney
Polarity
Cilia
Contact
Laura R. McCabe, PhDProfessor, Physiology, Michigan State UniversityType 1 diabetes induced osteoporosis; Osmoadaptation/osmotic stress; Diabetes induced bone marrow changes/adiposity Contact
Marcia F. McInerney, PhDDistinguished University Professor, Chair, Medicinal and Biological Chemistry, University of Toledo, Medicinal and Biological ChemistryInnate and adaptive immunity in diabetes; inflammation and cytokines in diabetes; mechanisms of cell movement into the pancreas Contact
Ram Menon, MDProfessor, Pediatrics - Endocrinology, Pediatric EndocrinologyGrowth hormone - IGF1 axis
Pediatric endocrinology
Clinical diabetes mellitus
Contact
Dawn P. Misra, PhDAssociate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State UniversityPerinatal
Epidemiology
Fetal Growth
Contact
Suzanne M. Moenter, PhDProfessor, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyPolycystic ovary syndrome
Obesity
Neuroendocrine control
Contact
Puliyur S. MohanKumar, DVM, PhDAssociate Professor, Michigan State University, Pathobiology & Diagnostic Investigation, Michigan State UniversityNeuroendocrinology of metabolic disorders
Neuroendocrinology of reproduction
Central regulation of cardiovascular function
Prenatal programming
Contact
Richard M. Mortensen, MD, PhDProfessor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Professor of Internal Medicine and Professor of Pharmacology, Molecular & Integrative Physiologyobesity, cardiovascular disease, immune function Contact
Henry I. Mosberg, MD, PhDTom D. Rowe Professor of Medicinal Chemistry Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education, Medicinal ChemistryMedicinal chemistry
peptides
receptors
Contact
Martin G. Myers, Jr., MD, PhDMarilyn H Vincent Professor of Diabetes Research, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Associate Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Director MDRTC, Internal Medicine - MENDleptin
hypothalamus
energy balance
Contact
Sonia M. Najjar, PhDProfessor and Director Center for Diabetes and Endocrine Research, University of Toledo College of Medicine, Physiology and PharmacologyDiabetes and Endocrine research Contact
Richard R. Neubig, MD, PhDProfessor and Chair, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Michigan State UniversityG protein
obesity
insulin sensitivity
Contact
David P. Olson, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, PediatricsObesity
Hypothalamus
Diabetes
Contact
L. Karl Olson, PhAssociate Professor, Michigan State University, PhysiologyBeta cells, glucose toxicity, insulin gene transcription Contact
Gilbert S. Omenn, MD, PhDProfessor of Molecular Med & Genetics, Int Med, Professor of Human Genetics, Research Prof, Comp Med & Biology, and Professor of Public Health, Internal MedicineBioinformatics, proteomics, cancer prevention Contact
Elif A. Oral, MDAssociate Professor, Internal Medicine - E&MClinical Interests: Insulin resistance, obesity, lipid disorders, type 2 diabetes and type 1 diabetes
Research Interests: Lipodystrophy, obesity, lipid metabolism, physiological roles of leptin, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
Contact
Vasantha Pamanabhan, PhDProfessor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics & Comm Diseases, Professor, Molecular and Integrative Phsyiology, PediatricsPolycystic ovarian syndrome
Infertility
Insulin resisstance
Developmental programming
Endocrine distruptors
Contact
Sandeep V. Pandit, PhDResearch Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Cardiologydiabetic cardiac arrhythmias Contact
Narayanan Parameswaran, PhDAssociate Professor, Michigan State University, PhysiologyInflammation
cell signaling
toll-like receptors
macrophages
metabolic diseases
Contact
Joshua J. Park, PhDAssistant Professor, Department of Neurosciences, University of ToledoObesity; neuropeptides; hypothalamus Contact
Sung Kyun Park, MPH, ScDResearch Assistant Professor, Environmental Health SciencesEnvironmental Epidemiology
Metabolic Disease
Gene-Environment Interaction
Contact
Subramaniam Pennathur, MDAssistant Professor, Internal Medicine - NephrologyOxidative stress, mass spectrometry, proteomics, systems biology, diabetic complications Contact
Massimo Pietropaolo, MDProfessor Director, Laboratory for Immunogenetics, Internal Medicine - MEND/PediatricsAutoimmune pathogenesis of Type 1 diabetes; Biomarkers of autoimmune diabetes
Genetics of Type 1 diabetes
Contact
Scott Pletcher, PhDAssociate Professor, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyDrosophila melanogaster
Diet
Obesity
Aging
Contact
Rodica Pop-Busui, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, Internal Medicine - MENDType 1 and type 2 diabetes; diabetes complications, diabetic neuropathy Contact
Donald G. Puro, MD, PhDProfessor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Ophthalmologydiabetic retinopathy
cell physiology
retinal microvasculature
Contact
Nathan Qi, MD, PhDResearch Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - MENDAnimal models
In vivo metabolism
Contact
Gavid E. Reid, PhDAssociate Professor, Michigan State University, Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyMass spectrometry, proteomics, lipidomics Contact
Julia E. Richards, PhDHarold F. Falls Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Professor of Epidemiology, Ophthalmology & Visual SciencesGenetics
Glaucoma
Molecular Biology
Contact
Caroline R. Richardson, MDAssistant Professor Research Scientist, VA HSR&D, Family MedicinePhysical acitivity health behavior change
Primary care health services research
Internet mediated interventions
Contact
Diane M. Robins, PhDProfessor, Human Genetics Department, Research Scientist, Reproductive Sciences, Human Geneticsandrogen receptor
liver gene regulation
sex-specific gene expression
Contact
Amy E. Rothberg, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, Internal Medicine - MENDObesity
metabolic disorders
Contact
Liangyou Rui, PhDAssociate Professor, Molecular & Integrative Physiologydiabetes, obesity, leptin and insulin signaling Contact
Alan R. Saltiel, PhDMary Sue Coleman Director, Life Sciences Institute Professor, Internal Medicine and Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Life Sciences InstituteInsulin action; glucose transport; obesity Contact
Linda C. Samuelson, PhDProfessor, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyGastric acid secretion, Parietal cell biology, Gastric cancer, Intestinal differentiation Contact
Edwin R. Sanchez, PhDProfessor, Assistant Director, Center for Diabetes & Endocrine Research, University of Toledo, PhysiologyDiabetes, Endocrine Research Contact
Leslie S Satin, PhDProfessor, Pharmacologypancreatic islets and islet beta cells
insulin secretion’ oscillations
FRET for protein protein interactions
mathematic modeling
hypothalamic neurons
Contact
Santiago Schnell, DphilAssociate Professor, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyMathematical and computational modeling
Proinsulin synthesis
Endoplasmic reticulum stress
Contact
Jessica Schwartz, PhDProfessor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, and Director of the Cellular and Molecular Biology Program, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyGrowth hormone action
Regulation of Gene transcription
Signal transduction
Contact
Audrey R. Seasholtz, PhDProfessor of Biological Chemistry Research Professor, Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, MHRI/Biological Chemistrymineralocorticoid receptors and glucocoricoid receptors
neuroendocrinology of stress;
corticotropin-releasing hormone receptors and binding protein
Contact
Yatrick M. Shah, PhDAssistant Professor, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyHypoxia
Steatosis
Fibrosis
Contact
James A. Shayman, MDProfessor, Internal Medicine & PharmacologyLysome
Glycosphingolipids
Kidney
Contact
Assia Shisheva, PhDProfessor, Wayne State University, PhysiologyMouse models of insulin resistance
Insulin responsiveness in target cells and tissues
Mouse models for metabolic syndrome
Contact
Kanakadurga Singer, MDClinical Lecturer, Pediatric EndocrinologyPediatric obesity
Hematopoiesis
Inflammation and Metabolism
Contact
Giorgios Skiniotis, PhDAssistant Professor Research Assistant Professor of LSI, Biological Chemistry, Life Sciences InstituteCytokine receptor signaling
Leptin receptor
G protein coupled receptor (GPCR) signaling
Contact
Yolanda R. Smith, MDProfessor, Obstetrics & Gynecologymenopause
cognition
estrogen
polycystic ovary syndrome
Contact
Jason Spence, PHDAssistant Professor, Internal Medicine - GastroenterologyHuman pluripotent stem cells
Endoderm development
Directed differentiation
Contact
Edward L. Stuenkel, PhDProfessor, Molecular & Integrative Physiologybeta cell
insulin secretion
exocytosis
Contact
Randall S. Sung, MDAssociate Professor, SurgeryIslet transplantation
Pancreas transplantation
Kidney transplantation
Contact
Meng H. Tan, MDClinical Professor of Medicine, Internal Medicine - MENDdyslipidemias in diabetes
insulin resistance
thiazolidinediones
Contact
Debra A. Thompson, PhDProfessor, Ophthalmology / Biological ChemistryRetina
Signal transduction
Retinal pigment epithelium
Contact
Robert C. Thompson, PhDResearch Associate Professor, Psychiatry, Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience InstitutemicroRNA, stress, feeding Contact
Raymond C. Trievel, PhDAssociate Professor, Biological ChemistryChromatin modification
transcriptional regulation
enzyme structure and function
Contact
Michael D. Uhler, PhDProfessor of Biological Chemistry and Research Professor, Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, Biological Chemistry / MHRIProtein phosphorylation
cyclic nucleotides
neuronal function
Contact
Kristen J Verhey, PhDAssociate Professor, Cell & Developmental BiologyCytoskeleton
Cilia
Membrane Trafficking
Contact
Anne B. Vojtek, PhDAssociate Professor, Biological Chemistrysignaling, cell growth, neural differentiation Contact
Lois S. Weisman, PhDProfessor, Life Sciences InstituteDiabetes
phosphatidylinositol 3,5 bis phosphate
endosomes
Contact
Stephen J. Weiss, MDChief, Molecular Medicine & Genetics, Professor, Int Med-Molecular Med&Genetics, Research Professor, Life Sciences Institute, Upjohn Professor of Medicine and, Internal Medicine - MMG/LSIadipocytes
adipose tissue
extracellular matrix
Contact
Deneen M. Wellik, PhDOncology, Associate Professor, Internal Medicine - Molecular Medicine & GeneticsHox developmental genetics
Urogenital development
Pancreatic and Gut Development
Contact
Margaret V. Westfall, PhDAssociate Professor, Surgery - Cardiac Section, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologySarcomere
signaling
heart failure
Contact
John A. Williams, MD, PhDProfessor, Internal Medicine - Molecular & Integrative Physiologyexocrine pancreas
diabetes
cell signaling
Contact
James S. Wrobel, DPM, MSAssociate Professor, Internal MedicineDiabetic foot
Biomechanics
Health services research
Contact
Bin Xu, PhDResearch Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - MENDCoactivator
Nuclear Receptor
Adipogenesis
Contact
Wen Ye, PhDResearch Assistant Professor, BiostatisticsBiostatistics
Longitudinal data analysis
Survival data analysis
Contact
Zhengping Yi, PhDAssociate Professor, Wayne State University, Pharmaceutical SciencesInsulin resistance and type 2 diabetes
Mass spectrometry and proteomics
Signal transduction
Protein phosphorylation
Protein-protein interactions
Contact
Lei Yin, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, Molecular & Integrative PhysiologyCircadian rhythm
Metabolism
Ubiquitination
Contact
David Zacks, MD, PhDAssociate Professor, Ophthalmology & Visual SciencesDiabetic retinopathy
Apoptosis
Autophagy
Contact
Kezhong Zhang, PhDAssistant Professor,Wayne State University, Immunology and MicrobiologyLipid metabolism
ER stress
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Contact
Jon-Kar Zubieta, MD, PhDProfessor, Psychiatry/MBNI/RadiologyMotivational mechanisms
Reward
Decision making
Contact