Research Labs in Type 2 Diabetes

dreamstime_s_25751080The University of Florida Diabetes Institute is comprised of an interdisciplinary team of UF faculty committed to finding ways to prevent and treat the common complications of type 2 diabetes, including fatty liver, kidney failure, heart and vascular disease and eye disease. 

Members of the Institute’s faculty conduct both basic research to clarify the mechanisms causing type 2 diabetes and obesity, their complications, and translational research to transform their research findings into clinical solutions. Click on any of the lab links below to learn more.