Content Tagged “Mark Atkinson”
Published: Dec 1st, 2013
Four distinguished UF Health diabetes experts will be heading ‘Down Under’ to Australia during the first week of December to highlight Type 1 diabetes (T1D) research work at the 13th International Congress of the Immunology Diabetes Society (IDS) in Lorne, Australia.
Published: Sep 17th, 2013
Although it has been over 90 years since insulin was discovered, many people around the globe with T1D still lack access. Dr. Mark Atkinson, and his colleagues recently published an article in the journal Diabetes Care, to illustrate the need for global insulin. “We can change the current realities that exist so that all can benefit from advances in diabetes management & care.”
Published: Sep 20th, 2012
In an interview with International Innovation, Todd Brusko, PhD, explains how changes in the field of diabetes research are giving his team of scientists at the UF Diabetes Center of Excellence new opportunities and hope to be able to translate their laboratory findings into clinical treatments. Currently, his team is investigating treatments for type 1 diabetes based on their experiments with regulatory T cells, known as “Tregs.” Learn more.
Published: Jun 27th, 2012
UF Research Spotlight University of Florida investigators Brian S. Wilson, MD, PhD, and Mark Atkinson, PhD, have teamed up with colleagues at the City of Hope National Medical Center in Duarte, […]
Published: Jun 27th, 2012
UF Researchers Present Findings at American Diabetes Association Meeting The American Diabetes Association’s 72nd Annual Scientific Sessions will commence tomorrow, June 8, 2012, in Philadelphia, PA. The following is a comprehensive […]
Published: Jun 1st, 2012
The NATCO Annual Meeting is the premier meeting where transplant and procurement practitioners join together to learn cutting-edge skills and collaborate with colleagues from all areas of their profession.
Published: May 24th, 2012
University of Florida investigators Brian S. Wilson, MD, PhD, and Mark Atkinson, PhD, have teamed up with colleagues at the City of Hope National Medical Center in Duarte, Calif., to devise a new combination therapy that reverses established type 1 diabetes in mice.
Published: May 5th, 2012
Mark your calendars now for the 72nd Scientific Sessions, June 8-12, 2012. The meeting will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. If you are involved in diabetes research or the delivery of diabetes care and services–don’t miss this chance to join your colleagues at the world’s largest and most prestigious diabetes meeting.
Published: Mar 19th, 2012
Want to learn more about the research and patient clinics going on at the UF Diabetes Center of Excellence? Watch this video to hear about stem cell research, the TEDDY study, future research, and translational clinical studies at the DCE. “One person is not going to cure diabetes. One person is not going to prevent diabetes. We want to recruit the best possible researchers in multiple disciplines to create a unique team.”
Published: Feb 22nd, 2012
UF Diabetes Center Welcomes New Administrator Please join us in welcoming Les Jebson, MHA, who will serve as the UF Diabetes Center’s Administrative Manager. As the first administrator in this role, […]