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Part of Vanderbilt DRTC's Weekly Seminar Series 


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Added on August 24, 2017 at 11:43 AM by Kimber, Jessica
Modified on February 23, 2018 at 12:49 PM by Kimber, Jessica
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Meeting Details

Start Date / Time March 2, 2018 at 12:00 PM
End Date / Time March 2, 2018 at 1:00 PM
Duration 1 hour(s)
Location 206 Preston Research Building
Presenter Name Alan Cherrington, PhD, Vanderbilt University
Presentation Title “The Interplay Between The CNS and Insulin in the Regulation of Hepatic Glucose Disposition”
Status This meeting has already occurred

Meeting Agenda/Notes


Alan Cherrington, PhD
Professor, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Jacquelyn A. Turner and Dr. Dorothy J. Turner Chair in Diabetes Research, Medicine
Vanderbilt University

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 This talk will focus on the ability of the CNS to regulate glucose uptake and storage by the liver. It will also examine insulin’s affect and look at the interaction of these two regulators. Finally it will look at the cellular mechanism by which these changes are brought about and what goes wrong in the diet-induced obese state. 

Hosted by Sean Davies, PhD