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Study reveals obesity-related trigger that can lead to diabetes

Study reveals obesity-related trigger that can lead to diabetes Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found that a defect in an enzyme called APT1 interferes with the ability to secrete insulin, contributing to the development of Type 2 diabetes in people who are overweight or

January 2023

Meet Tomi Pastinen, MD, PhD, Director of the Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine at Children's Mercy Research Institute. Meet Tomi Pastinen, MD, PhD, Director of the Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine at Children's Mercy Research Institute. Dr. Pastinen leads Genomic Answers for Kids, a foundational initiative for

January 2023

Shu Jiang, PhD is an associate professor of surgery in the Division of Public Health Sciences within the Department of Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Shu Jiang, PhD is an associate professor of surgery in the Division of Public Health Sciences within

Evidence of Autoimmunity’s Origins Uncovered Via New Approach

Evidence of Autoimmunity’s Origins Uncovered Via New Approach Autoimmune diseases are thought to be the result of mistaken identity. Immune cells on patrol, armed and ready to defend the body against invading pathogens, mistake normal human cells for infected cells and turn their weapons on their own healthy tissues. Read

Tumors Partially Destroyed with Sound Don’t Come Back

Tumors Partially Destroyed with Sound Don’t Come Back Noninvasive sound technology developed at the University of Michigan breaks down liver tumors in rats, kills cancer cells and spurs the immune system to prevent further spread—an advance that could lead to improved cancer outcomes in humans. Read more...

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