Menu UF Health Home Menu
 

Education and Research Category Subscribe to RSS Feed

AnastasiaAO

Diabetes Care in the School Setting: A Position Statement of the American Diabetes Association

Published: Oct 21st, 2015

UFDI researcher Anastasia Albanese-O’Neill, Ph.D., ARNP, CDE contributed to this ADA publication in Diabetes Care.

LogoText

UF investigators analyze associations between anxiety symptoms and family factors in pediatric obesity

Published: Oct 20th, 2015

They found that clinically significant anxiety among children who are overweight or obese is associated with increased body dissatisfaction and parent psychological distress, as well as decreased health-related quality of […]

Haller-Michael_2907_Kiewel

Mobilization without immune depletion fails to restore immunological tolerance or preserve beta cell function in recent onset type 1 diabetes

Published: Oct 18th, 2015

UFDI investigators and collaborators found that granulocyte colony stimulating factor monotherapy did not affect C-peptide production, HbA1c, or insulin dose.This study supports the continued exploration of G-CSF and other mobilizing […]

Silverstein, Janet_5836_Kiewel

Depressive symptoms in type 1 and type 2 diagnosed youth

Published: Oct 18th, 2015

UFDI Investigator Janet Silverstein, M.D. and collaborators examined the frequency of depressive symptoms among youth with T1D and T2D enrolled in Pediatric Diabetes Consortium registries. They identified depression symptoms in […]

DNA

Immunoproteomic Profiling of Anti-Viral Antibodies in New-Onset Type 1 Diabetes Using Protein Arrays

Published: Oct 12th, 2015

UFDI investigators and collaborators at Arizona State University found that the Epstein-Barr virus may have a role in type 1 diabetes development.

UFDI Investigator Patrick Concannon, Ph.D.

Novel Association Between Immune-Mediated Susceptibility Loci and Persistent Autoantibody Positivity in Type 1 Diabetes

Published: Oct 10th, 2015

UFDI researcher Patrick Concannon, Ph.D. and other collaborators found that four loci were associated with autoantibody positivity at genome-wide significance in type 1 diabetes.

JanickeThumb

The Moderating Role of Body Dissatisfaction in the Relationship between ADHD Symptoms and Disordered Eating in Pediatric Overweight and Obesity

Published: Oct 6th, 2015

UFDI investigator David Janicke, Ph.D. and other UF researchers found that body dissatisfaction and ADHD symptoms in youth were associated with disordered eating.

Interferon

Downstream mediators of the intratumoral interferon response suppress antitumor immunity, induce gemcitabine resistance and associate with poor survival in human pancreatic cancer

Published: Oct 3rd, 2015

UF investigators found that interferon-y (central to antitumor immunity) has multiple negative effects on cell types within the pancreatic cancer microenvironment.

Dendritic

A cell-based microarray to investigate combinatorial effects of microparticle-encapsulated adjuvants on dendritic cell activation

Published: Oct 3rd, 2015

UF investigators published a paper on dendritic cell activation in the Journal of Materials Chemistry B.

Schatz 2015 Medium

JDRF and the American Diabetes Association, in Collaboration with Multiple Diabetes Organizations Publish New Classification and Staging Approach for Presymptomatic Type 1 Diabetes

Published: Sep 29th, 2015

JDRF and the American Diabetes Association, announced today that a new classification approach for staging T1D in its earliest presymptomatic stages would be published in the September 24th online version […]