Drs. Brian Layden and Barton Wicksteed recently published in Endocrinology, “Incretin‐Based Therapies: Revisiting Their Mode of Action”, highlighting now an important class of diabetes and obesity drug works. The full article can be found on the Endocrinology website at https://academic.oup.com/endo/article/158/6/1560/3859567/
Dr. Terry Unterman received a prestigious VA Career Development Enhancement Award from the Department of Veterans Affairs. This award will provide support for a 6‐month sabbatical, during which Dr. Unterman will study “Regulatory Networks in Diabetes” in the Department of Genetics and Center For Genomics and Personalized Medicine at Stanford University.
Dr. Robert Sargis recently published an opinion piece in the Daily Herald titled “Committing Health Care to Compassion”. The article underlines the significant scientific advantages in treating diabetes being compromised by restrictions suggested in healthcare legislation currently in debate. The full article can be found on the Daily Herald website at http://www.dailyherald.com/discuss/20170705/committing‐health‐care‐to‐compassion