Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Regulation of Calcium Homeostasis in the Pancreatic Beta Cell|
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
Go To NIH RePORTER
The combined syndromes of type 1 (T1D) and type 2 (T2D) diabetes mellitus affect nearly one in four Veterans and over 422 million individuals worldwide. Inadequate insulin secretion from the pancreatic β cell plays a primary role in the pathogenesis of both major forms of diabetes. However, the mechanisms responsible for β cell failure in this disease remain poorly understood. The long-term goal of our research program is to delineate the role of altered β cell Ca2+ homeostasis in diabetes patho...
Questions about the R&D website? Email the Web Team
Any health information on this website is strictly for informational purposes and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any condition.