Diabetes: from beta cells to bedsides

The BC Diabetes Research Network (BCDRN) is a collaborative network of academic faculty and trainees engaged in diabetes research across the province of British Columbia, Canada. Join our network today!

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The BC Diabetes Research Network was established in 2018 with a Grant for Catalyzing Research Clusters (GCRC). We are grateful to the UBC Vice President Research & Innovation and the Provost & Vice-President Academic who have enabled the formation and growth of interdisciplinary clusters of research excellence. The purpose of the Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters is to support a network of researchers spanning multiple disciplines, departments, institutions to work closely together to solve key challenges facing society.

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It’s #PinkShirtDay and I’m heading to ⁦@BCLegislature⁩ with ⁦@msfhr⁩ to discuss #diabetes remission using a food-first approach based on work and our trial with ⁦@IPTN_Canada⁩ ⁦@JimJohnsonSci⁩ ⁦@BroadmeadPharma⁩ ⁦@UBC⁩ ⁦@UBC_HES⁩

New pre-print from @HowardCen @BotezelliJose and me. This work helps answer how hyperinsulinemia can drive insulin resistance in skeletal muscle. Congrats Howard on the first of many papers in your PhD! https://t.co/pR4CVFcufG