Posted on Jun 11, 2012
Dr. Jeonga Kim, Assistant Professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, was awarded a research grant from the American Diabetes Association. The title of her study is “Role of TLR-4-mediated unfolding protein is vascular insulin resistance”. The goals of this important research are to understand how inflammatory responses that occur with obesity and diabetes affect vascular endothelium. Congratulations Dr. Kim!