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Genetic and epigenetic variation in the lineage specification of regulatory T cells

Published: Oct 29th, 2015

UFDI Researcher Patrick Concannon, Ph.D. and collaborators found evidence that suggests that a small set of regulatory elements specify the regulatory T cell (Treg) lineage and that genetic variation in […]

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.

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Type 1 Diabetes Genetics Consortium Publications

Published: Sep 28th, 2015

UFDI Investigator Patrick Concannon, Ph.D. and University of Virginia School of Medicine Investigator Stephen S. Rich recently published two papers on their findings from the Type 1 Diabetes Genetics Consortium […]


New UFDI publication: ‘Effects of Type 1 Diabetes-Associated IFIH1 Polymorphisms on MDA5 Function and Expression’

Published: Sep 21st, 2015

Researchers include Benjamin M. Looney, Ph.D., Chang Qing Xia, M.D., Ph.D., Patrick Concannon, Ph.D., David Ostrov, Ph.D. and Michael J. Clare-Salzler, M.D.


Genetics breakthrough will boost diabetes research

Published: Mar 11th, 2015

UF genetics expert Patrick Concannon, Ph.D., is part of group that has homed in on the genes suspected in Type 1 diabetes. “It’s a game-changer,” he said.

Bridging Disciplines – Diabetes Faculty Profile

Bridging Disciplines – Diabetes Faculty Profile

Published: Feb 21st, 2014

See the latest online issue of UF Explore magazine for an in-depth profile of Pat Concannon, PhD, director of the UF Genetics Institute. Concannon’s research focuses on autoimmune diseases, particularly type 1 diabetes; pages 22-27.


UF Health Diabetes Faculty present at IDS 2013

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.


UF Genetics Institute Welcomes New Director, T1D Expert

Published: Jul 4th, 2012

Patrick J. Concannon, PhD, will serve as the next Director of the University of Florida Genetics Institute. Previously, Dr. Concannon served as Professor of Biochemistry and and Molecular Genetics at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. His research interests include cellular DNA damage responses, breast cancer genetics, and genetics of type 1 diabetes.

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Published: Apr 30th, 2009

Mark Atkinson, Ph.D. Dr. Mark Atkinson is the American Diabetes Association Eminent Scholar for Diabetes Research. Dr. Atkinson has devoted more than 30 years to his research and to helping people […]