The Administrative Component (Core) of the Washington University School of Medicine (WUMS) Diabetes Research Center (DRC) provides the structure for effective and efficient operation and maintenance of the DRC in compliance with NIH and University guidelines. The Administrative Core encompasses the roles of the Director, co-Director, Associate Directors, Internal and External Advisory committees, and the Program Manager.
Its aims are to: 1) Provide leadership and organization for and allocate funds for the DRC programs;2) Provide scientific direction and vision for the DRC program;3) Foster the environment for diabetes and metabolism research at WUMS;and 4) Represent the interests and needs of WUMS diabetes researchers to internal and external authorities. To accomplish this we have assembled leaders in diabetes research at WUMS who are committed to the mission of the NIDDK and the success of the WUMS DRC. Each of these individuals has been involved in leading the DRC during the past funding period. The accomplishments of the WUMS DRC outlined in this renewal application attest to the dedication and skill of this leadership group and the successful design of the administrative plan.

Public Health Relevance

The Administrative Component organizes and leads the Washington University Diabetes Research Center in its mission to promote the discovery of fundamental mechanisms leading to diabetes and its complications, and to translate this information into prevention, treatments, and cures.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
5P30DK020579-37
Application #
8625743
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZDK1-GRB-S)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2013-12-01
Budget End
2014-11-30
Support Year
37
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$560,926
Indirect Cost
$191,895
Name
Washington University
Department
Type
DUNS #
068552207
City
Saint Louis
State
MO
Country
United States
Zip Code
63130
Andrich, Kathrin; Hegenbart, Ute; Kimmich, Christoph et al. (2017) Aggregation of Full-length Immunoglobulin Light Chains from Systemic Light Chain Amyloidosis (AL) Patients Is Remodeled by Epigallocatechin-3-gallate. J Biol Chem 292:2328-2344
Muniappan, Latha; Javidan, Aida; Jiang, Weihua et al. (2017) Calpain Inhibition Attenuates Adipose Tissue Inflammation and Fibrosis in Diet-induced Obese Mice. Sci Rep 7:14398
Lucey, Brendan P; Mawuenyega, Kwasi G; Patterson, Bruce W et al. (2017) Associations Between ?-Amyloid Kinetics and the ?-Amyloid Diurnal Pattern in the Central Nervous System. JAMA Neurol 74:207-215
Kim, Yeawon; Park, Sun-Ji; Chen, Ying Maggie (2017) Mesencephalic astrocyte-derived neurotrophic factor (MANF), a new player in endoplasmic reticulum diseases: structure, biology, and therapeutic roles. Transl Res 188:1-9
Mikhalkova, Deana; Holman, Sujata R; Jiang, Hui et al. (2017) Bariatric Surgery-Induced Cardiac and Lipidomic Changes in Obesity-Related Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction. Obesity (Silver Spring) :
Villareal, Dennis T; Aguirre, Lina; Gurney, A Burke et al. (2017) Aerobic or Resistance Exercise, or Both, in Dieting Obese Older Adults. N Engl J Med 376:1943-1955
Lin, Meei-Hua; Miner, Jeffrey H; Turk, John et al. (2017) Linear ion-trap MSn with high-resolution MS reveals structural diversity of 1-O-acylceramide family in mouse epidermis. J Lipid Res 58:772-782
Park, Thomas; Eyler, Amy A; Tabak, Rachel G et al. (2017) Opportunities for Promoting Physical Activity in Rural Communities by Understanding the Interests and Values of Community Members. J Environ Public Health 2017:8608432
Yamaguchi, Shintaro; Yoshino, Jun (2017) Adipose tissue NAD+ biology in obesity and insulin resistance: From mechanism to therapy. Bioessays 39:
Kim, Yeawon; Park, Sun-Ji; Manson, Scott R et al. (2017) Elevated urinary CRELD2 is associated with endoplasmic reticulum stress-mediated kidney disease. JCI Insight 2:

Showing the most recent 10 out of 565 publications