Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center


E. Dale Abel Awarded $2.4M Grant from the National Institutes of Health to Study How High Levels of Insulin in Type 2 Diabetes May Contribute to Heart Failure

The four year grant entitled: “Insulin Inhibition of beta-AR Signaling in the Myocardium” from the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute is a Collaboration between Abel’s group at the University of ...

NIH announces Follow that Cell Challenge finalists

Dr. James Ankrum's proposal for a "Self-destructing cellular barcode: A versatile tool for single cell analysis" has been selected by the National Institutes of Health as 1 of 16 finalists for Phase 1...

Taylor Awarded NIH R01 Grant

High blood sugar is a defining feature of Type 2 Diabetes that is responsible for many of its complications. A major cause of high blood sugar is excessive glucose production by the liver. One of the ...

Food, culture, and community

Reducing energy efficiency boosts calorie burning in muscle

Diabetes Patients and Costs Rising

New cells may help treat diabetes

A Cure for Diabetes in the Works at UI

UI Team Creates Insulin-Producing Cells from Skin Cells

UI Researchers Tout Diabetes Development

New Cells May Help Treat Diabetes

Blood Sugar may Affect Brain Growth in Diabetic Kids.

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Conquer Diabetes

Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center Officially Opens

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building Video

UI officially unveils Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building

University of Iowa dedicates new biomedical research facility

UI officials praise finished Biomedical Discovery Buidling

UI dedicates $126 million biomedical hub

The University of Iowa ushered in a new age of accelerated research in biomedicine with the formal opening on Wednesday, Oct. 15, of the $126 million John and Mary Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Build...

Norris Named Associate Director

Dr. E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD, Director of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center (FOEDRC), is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Andrew Norris, MD, PhD as Associate Director of th...

University of Iowa Celebrates Dedication of the FOEDRC

FOEDRC Announces New Pilot Project Award Recipients

The Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center at The University of Iowa has announced its fourth round of research grants; awarded to fund innovative pilot projects by early career investigat...

FOEDRC Announces New Faculty Research Scholar Award Recipients

The Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center (FOEDRC) is pleased to announce two new recipients of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Center Faculty Research Scholar Award: Drs. Kamal Ra...

University of Iowa Opens New Diabetes Research Facility

UI to dedicate new diabetes research center

“Visionary” new diabetes research center to open at University of Iowa

UI celebrates the dedication of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles Diabetes Research Center

Adams laboratory discovers new potential therapy for muscle atrophy

New UI Research Center Aims to Fight Diabetes

Researchers in Iowa City hope to be one step closer to curing diabetes with the official opening of the University of Iowa Diabetes Research Center slated for this weekend.

A Dream Team in Diabetes Research Made Possible by Fraternal Order Of Eagles (FOE)

Over the last two years, a dream team of diverse and talented scientists has been assembled at the University of Iowa’s Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center (FOEDRC) in collaboration to ...

Drs. Taylor and Potthoff receive Carver Collaborative Grant

Drs. Eric Taylor, PhD and Matthew Potthoff, PhD, Assistant Professors in the Department of Biochemistry and Pharmacology, respectively, have been awarded a Carver Collaborative Grant. The project, tit...

Grobe and Mohapatra receive OVPR - Major Project Grant

 Justin L. Grobe, PhD and D.P. Mohapatra, PhD have been awarded a “Major Project Grant” through the University of Iowa Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development. The project, ...

Grobe receives American Diabetes Association Core: Basic Research Award

Justin L. Grobe, PhD, an Assistant Professor in the Carver College of Medicine Department of Pharmacology and a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center and the UI Obesity Rese...

Sharer family presents $1 million gift to UI Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center

On Jan. 15, the brothers of Teresa (Sharer) Benoit presented the final installment of a gift from their sister totaling more than $1 million to the University of Iowa Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabete...