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UWMDI Investigators Tomas Vaisar, PhD, Santica Marcovina, PhD, Noemie Clouet-Foraison, and Andy Hoofnagle, MD, PhD, are co-authors in Clinical Chemistry

UWMDI Investigator Tomas Vaisar, PhD, is senior author, Santica Marcovina, PhD and Noemie Clouet-Foraison are first co-authors, and Andy Hoofnagle, MD, PhD, is co-author for “Development of an LC-MS/MS Proposed Candidate Reference Method for the Standardization of Analytical Methods to Measure Lipoprotein(a) published in Clinical Chemistry.   Read Article Here

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UWMDI Researchers Chelsea Faber, Jennifer Deem, Michael Schwartz, Jarrad Scarlett & Gregory Morton published in eLife.

UWMDI postdoctoral fellow, Chelsea Faber, PhD, is first author on a manuscript entitled “Leptin receptor neurons in the dorsomedial hypothalamus regulate diurnal patterns of feeding, locomotion, and metabolism” that also includes UWMDI co-authors Jennifer Deem, PhD, Jarrad Scarlett, MD, PhD, Michael Schwartz, MD and senior author, Gregory Morton, PhD.  An improved understanding of the neurocircuits

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UWMDI Acting Assistant Professor of Medicine, Jennifer Deem, PhD awarded NIH Research Scientist Development Award (K01)

Dr. Jennifer Deem has been awarded a NIDDK-Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (K01) for her project entitled “Neurocircuits linking thermoregulation and feeding”. This 5-year project seeks to understand the neurocircuitry linking thermoregulation to energy homeostasis and may identify novel targets for obesity treatment.

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UWMDI Investigator Vincenzo Cirulli, MD, PhD, named new Director of the Diabetes Research Connection

UWMDI Investigator Vincenzo Cirulli, MD, PhD, named new Director of the Diabetes Research Connection, a non-profit foundation that is dedicated to fund junior investigators dedicating their career to research on type 1 diabetes (DRC:  https://diabetesresearchconnection.org/about-us/). Since its inception in 2012, the DRC has had a tremendous impact in catalyzing the career growth of numerous young

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UWMDI Co-Director Michael Schwartz, MD, is co-author of an article which has been selected for a new feature in Nature Communications.

UWMDI Co-Director Michael Schwartz, MD, is co-author of “Transcriptomic Analysis Links the Response of Diverse Hypothalamic Cell Types to Sustained Diabetes Remission Induced by Fibroblast Growth Factor 1,” which has been selected for a new feature called “From brain to behavior” in Nature Communications.

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UWMDI Acting Instructor of Medicine, Jennifer Deem, PhD, is a first author on a manuscript published in the journal Elife

UWMDI Acting Instructor of Medicine, Jennifer Deem, PhD, is a first author on a manuscript entitled “Cold-induced hyperphagia requires AgRP-neuron activation in mice” in the journal Elife that also includes UWMDI co-authors Chelsea Faber, PhD, Jarrad Scarlett, MD, PhD, Michael Schwartz, MD and senior author, Gregory Morton, PhD. Using state-of-the-art neuroscience approaches, this work establishes

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