UWMDI investigator Jarrad Scarlett receives UW Royalty Research Fund award

UWMDI investigator Jarrad Scarlett receives UW Royalty Research Fund award

Dr. Jarrad Scarlett, MD,PhD, has been awarded a 1-year grant through the UW Royalty Research Fund for his project “Mechanisms of central FGF1 remission of diabetic hyperglycemia.” The goal of this project is to┬ábegin to elucidate the central and peripheral mechanisms of FGF1 action in the brain to normalize glycemia in rodent models of T2D in a sustained manner, and inform new approaches to diabetes treatment.