OVERVIEW OF DIABETES-RELATED TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH The University of Colorado Denver (UCD) has a long history of diabetes-related research?extending from """"""""bench"""""""" to """"""""bedside"""""""" and further into both clinical and community settings. Among the most prolific """"""""bench"""""""" researchers are George Eisenbarth, John Hutton, and colleagues at the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes whose work on the immunology of Type 1 diabetes has moved from basic science animal studies to the development of clinical trials of potentially new therapeutics using the NIDDK sponsored Trial Net. The prospect of CAIANDTR funding to dramatically increase the momentum of our T2 translational research activities is exciting. As is true elsewhere, tackling the challenges of this type of translational research is a relatively recent development;yet our progress is noteworthy. Below we briefly summarize the diabetes-related translational research expertise resident at UCD

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
1P30DK092923-01
Application #
8215357
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZDK1-GRB-1 (M2))
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2011-09-16
Budget End
2012-07-31
Support Year
1
Fiscal Year
2011
Total Cost
$33,351
Indirect Cost
Name
University of Colorado Denver
Department
Type
DUNS #
041096314
City
Aurora
State
CO
Country
United States
Zip Code
80045
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