2016 Seminar Series

December 9th, 2016

Marco Mignardi (Quake Lab) : In situ gene expression profiling of pancreatic tissues

Yan Hang (Kim Lab): A mammalian decretin hormone that regulates islet insulin output during nutrient  restriction


November 28th, 2016: Stanford Diabetes Research Forum (celebrating Diabetes Awareness Month):     

Speakers: Drs. Vivek Bhalla, Eric Gross, Joyce Liao, Elena Matsa, Tracey McLaughlin, Nadine Nagy, Seung Kim and Chelsea Kliebert (Jennifer Cochran lab) and Zahra Bahrami (Mary Teruel lab)


October meeting: cancelled


September 9th, 2016:

Everett Meyer: Blockade of signaling hub repulsive guidance molecule B (RGMb) delays islet allograft rejection

Sun Kim: Insulin Clearance: an underappreciated modulator of plasma insulin


July 8th, 2016:

Vivek Sunkari (Bollyky Lab): Targeting Hyaluronan to Treat Type 2 Diabetes

Justin Annes: Genetic Disruption of Adenosine Kinase in Mouse Pancreatic β-Cells Protects Against High Fat Diet-Induced Glucose Intolerance


June 6th, 2016:

Seung Kim and Sangbin Park: Drosophila and diabetes: tapping the deep evolutionary roots of islet biology

Linda Yip (Fathman Lab): Using gene expression of PBCs to identify risk and progression of T1D


May 20th, 2016:

Brian Hsueh (Deisseroth Lab): Quantitative tools for evaluating 3D structure in the pancreas

Everett Meyer Lab: Using chimeric antigen receptor T-regulatory cells to induce tolerance and deliver directed signals to pancreatic islet allografts


April 13th, 2016:

Wenyu Zhou (Snyder group): Profiling bacterial community changes in diet-induced weight gain/loss

Li-Fen Liu (McLaughlin group): Adipose tissue macrophages impair preadipocyte differentiation in humans


March 11th, 2016:

Nadine Nagy (Bollyky Lab) Immune tolerance and hyaluronan

Martin Enge (Quake Lab) Single cell transcriptional analysis from young and old human beta-cells.


February 16th, 2016:

Seung Kim: Diabetes-Related Resources at Stanford

Justin Annes: Identification of Novel β-Cell replication-promoting Small Molecules