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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.

UF researchers study primary outgrowth cultures as a reliable source of human pancreatic stellate cells

Published: Sep 1st, 2015

Researchers found that regardless of donor pathology, outgrowth cultures produce pancreatic stellate cells that demonstrate consistent growth and protein secretion properties.

Dr. Shannon Wallet featured in American Diabetes Association blog

Published: Jun 9th, 2015

More than one-third of ADA research is dedicated to projects relevant to Type 1 diabetes. UF College of Dentistry Professor Shannon Wallet is at the forefront of research understanding oral complications of the disease. Read her recent feature on the American Diabetes Association’s blog.

Diabetes and Dental Care

Published: Sep 12th, 2014

Dental hygiene is a cornerstone of diabetes management. Research faculty at the University of Florida are moving advancements in patient care forward through understanding of the important connections between diabetes and oral health.

JDRF Network for Pancreatic Organ Donors with Diabetes

JDRF Network for Pancreatic Organ Donors with Diabetes

Published: May 20th, 2010

Visit the JDRF nPOD website The Network for Pancreatic Organ Donors with Diabetes (nPOD) program, supported by JDRF at the University of Florida, is the world’s largest open research consortium […]