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Featured Investigator:

 

David H. Wasserman, PhD

Annie Mary Lyle Chair
Professor, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Director, Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center
 
Research Specialty:
Metabolism
Insulin and glucagon regulation
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Dr. Wasserman and his lab study animal models of metabolism via physical exercise, insulin stimulation, and diet. 
 

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Featured Article:

Cellular calcium handling in diabetes

 
David Wasserman, Ph.D., and graduate student Ian Williams have discovered how insulin moves through blood vessels and enters the skeletal muscle. This discovery could allow researchers to develop new methods of reversing insulin resistance. 
 

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