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4th BBDC-Joslin-UCPH Conference Abstract Competition

 

The following were selected to participate in the Danish Diabetes Academy Training Day Diabetes Challenge on October 19, 2017 in Toronto. They also presented a first author abstract at the 4th BBDC-Joslin-UCPH Conference on October 20-21, 2017 in Toronto.

 

Name

Supervisor(s)

Abstract Title

Scott Frendo-Cumbo

Dr. Amira Klip and
Dr. John Brumell

Deletion of specific autophagy-related genes induces insulin resistance

Dr. Queenie Hu

Dr. Robert Screaton

Identification of novel regulators of human pancreatic beta-cell proliferation using high-content functional RNAi screens

Javier Jaldin-Fincati

Dr. Amira Klip

Insulin signalling and insulin uptake into microvascular and lymphatic endothelial cells

Dr. Sareh Keshavarzi

Dr. Andrew Paterson

Meta Genome-Wide Association Study of Cardiovascular Disease in People with Type 1 Diabetes

Dr. Evan Lewis

Dr. Bruce Perkins

1-year of omega-3 supplementation stops the progression of diabetic sensorimotor polyneuropathy: results from a phase 2 trial

Dr. Lilia Magomedova

Dr. Carolyn Cummins

Hepatic ablation of the nuclear receptor coactivator ARGLU1, is protective against the development of type 2 diabetes and fatty liver in vivo

Zhila Semnani-Azad

Dr. Anthony Hanley

Longitudinal Associations of Soluble CD163 with Insulin Sensitivity and β-Cell Function: The Prospective Metabolism and Islet Cell Evaluation (PROMISE) Cohort

Dr. Priska Stahel

Dr. Gary Lewis

Evaluation of intranasal insulin effects on the regulation of lipoprotein production in healthy men

Dr. Elodie Varin

Dr. Daniel Drucker

Is DPP4 an hepatokine or an adipokine critical for the regulation of glucose homeostasis?

Julie Anh Dung Van

Dr. James Scholey

Dysregulated proteolytic processing of uromodulin reflects early tubular response to chronic hyperglycemia

 

 

The following were selected to present a poster at the 4th BBDC-Joslin-UCPH Conference on October 20-21, 2017 in Toronto.

 

Name

Supervisor(s)

Abstract Title

Battsetseg Batchuluun

Dr. Michael Wheeler

Elevated Medium Chain Acylcarnitines are Associated with Prediabetes and Induce Pancreatic β Cell Dysfunction

Cindy Bui

Dr. Jonathan Rocheleau

Imaging Apollo=NADP+ to track NADPH dynamics in pancreatic β cells

William Cameron

Dr. Jonathan Rocheleau

Mitochondrial Targeting of Apollo-NADP+ reveals that Palmitate-induced Toxicity in Beta-Cells Involves a Drop in Mitochondrial NADPH/NADP+ Redox State

Dr. Sergi Clotet Feixas

Dr. Ana Konvalinka and
Dr. James Scholey

Silac-based proteomics of Primary Human Renal Cells Reveals a Novel Link Between Male Sex Hormones and Impaired Energy Metabolism in Diabetic Kidney Disease

Jia-Xu Li

Dr. Carolyn Cummins

The potential role of LXRβantagonism in protecting brown adipose tissue from the chronic effects of glucocorticoid exposure

Dr. Yuliya Lytvyn

Dr. David Cherney

Plasma Uric Acid and Renal Function in Adolescents Compared to Adults with T1D for ≥50 Years

Dr. Joonho Moon

Dr. Carolyn Cummins

Hepatic ablation of the nuclear receptor coactivator ARGLU1, is protective against the development of type 2 diabetes and fatty liver in vivo

Cigdem Sahin

Dr. Carolyn Cummins

The Novel PPAR Pan-Active Antagonist Derived from Cashew Nut Shell Liquid Ameliorates Dyslipidemia and Insulin Resistance in Diet-Induced Obese Mice

Sanja Visekruna

Dr. Linda McGillis and
Dr. Monica Parry

A Preliminary Analysis of Parents’ Perceptions of Cost Burden of Type 1 Diabetes Health Technologies

Dr. Alanna Weisman

Dr. Bruce Perkins

Effect of artificial pancreas systems on glycaemic control in patients with type 1 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of outpatient randomised controlled trials

Lucy Shu Nga Yeung

Dr. Adria Giacca and
Dr. Jonathan Rocheleau

NOD1 Mediates Insulin Resistance in Response to Circulating Free Fatty Acid