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Michael McManus, at left, and Alex Marson, contributed to the most-complete mapping of the human epigenome to date. (PHOTO: Kathleen Jay/UCSF)
March 13, 2015

 

Diabetes Center researchers contribute to ‘most comprehensive’ human epigenome roadmap

Michael McManus, Alex Marson participate to novel study

By Kathleen Jay

Diabetes Center at UCSF

UCSF Diabetes Center researcher Malin Akerblom, PhD, photographed Wednesday, ‎Jan. ‎ on the roof of the Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research at the University of California San Francisco. Dr. Akerblom recently received a prestigious award from the Swedish Research Council to develop a novel technique for tracing stem cell lineage in the brain. (Photo: KATHLEEN JAY/UCSF)
February 10, 2015

Swedish Research Council awards UCSF researcher grant for novel study on brain stem cells

Diabetes Center post-doctoral scholar to develop lineage tracing technique

BY KATHLEEN JAY

December 12, 2014

Members of the Koliwad lab at UC San Francisco’s Saunders Court on Thursday, November 20, 2014. Pictured from left are: Megan Robblee, Suneil Koliwad, Diana Alba and Martin Valdearcos Contreras (Photo: Kathleen Jay/UCSF)

Alex Marson
October 29, 2014

Understanding genetics, treating diabetes

UCSF researcher gets to the roots of autoimmune disease

BY KATHLEEN JAY, UCSF Diabetes Center

UCSF researcher Michael McManus has recently received a Transformative Research Award from the NIH to pursue highly innovative scientific work. Pictured, from left to right, are Michael McManus, and members of the lab who participated in the project: Susan Carpenter, Atri Choksi, Joseph Choe, Ravi Desai, Vanille Greiner, and Matias Alvarez-Saavedra. (Photo credit:  Kathleen Jay/UCSF)
October 09, 2014

 

 

 

UCSF researcher Michael McManus has recently received a Transformative Research Award from the NIH to pursue highly innovative scientific work. Pictured, from left to right, are Michael McManus, and members of the lab who participated in the project: Susan Carpenter, Atri Choksi, Joseph Choe, Ravi Desai, Vanille Greiner, and Matias Alvarez-Saavedra. (Photo credit: Kathleen Jay/UCSF)

On Sept. 23, 2014, UCSF researcher Shingo Kajimura, PhD, was honored for his research in diabetes at the second annual Helmholtz-Nature Medicine Diabetes Conference in Munich, Germany. Kajimura shared the Novo Nordisk Helmholtz Young Investigator Diabetes (HeIDi) Award with Brian Finan from the Helmholtz Zentrum München. (Photo credit:  Kathleen Jay/UCSF)
October 03, 2014

UCSF researcher wins prestigious HeIDi Award

Kajimura honored for research in diabetes

BY KATHLEEN JAY

Last week, UCSF researcher Shingo Kajimura, PhD, was honored in the field of diabetes research at the second annual Helmholtz-Nature Medicine Diabetes Conference in Munich, Germany.

Michael German, MD, at left, and Chester Chamberlain, PhD, recently co-published a study in the Journal of Clinical Investigation on how some cancer treatments may also treat diabetes. (PHOTO: Kathleen Jay/UCSF)
September 16, 2014
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

Scott Oakes, at left, and Feroz Papa publish a ground-breaking study in the journal Cell today. (PHOTO: Kathleen Jay/UCSF)
July 10, 2014

 

UCSF diabetes researchers unfold method for saving stressed-out insulin-producing cells

New evidence may speed up treatment for type 1, type 2 diabetes

BY KATHLEEN JAY

Michael and Loren Gordon, pictured with their children, recently gave a generous gift to UCSF Diabetes Center. (Courtesy Photo)
July 09, 2014

 

Bay Area family gives generously to advance diabetes research

Michael and Loren Gordon establish Diabetes Innovation Fund at UCSF

BY KATHLEEN JAY

Michael Gordon, 49, loves nothing more than to be with his family.

Matias Alvarez-Saavedra, Ph.D.
June 30, 2014

 

UCSF scientist receives prestigious award from Pew Charitable Trusts

Early-career researcher named Pew Latin American Fellows in the Biomedical Sciences

BY KATHLEEN JAY

UCSF Diabetes Center releases new education videos
June 24, 2014

UCSF Diabetes Center releases new education videos

 

Series focuses on Center's progress in research, care

BY KATHLEEN JAY

 

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