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Inaugural class of physiological society names six UI faculty members

Several UI faculty were recently named to the inaugural class of Fellows of the American Physiological Society including:

Research to improve health care gets $7 million boost

A $7 million award from the National Center for Advancing Translational Science (NCATS) will support a wide range of activities to strengthen clinical research at the University of Iowa, engage commun...

Can fat cells feel fat?

Rajan Sah, MD, PhD, assistant professor of internal medicine in the UI Carver College of Medicine and a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center and the Abboud Cardiovascular R...

Study links obesity-related cell stress to diabetes

Obesity is associated with chronic inflammation, which in turn has been linked to diabetes. A new study led by Ling Yang, PhD, a new faculty member in the UI Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, fi...

Pharmacology researchers earn $3.4 million in grants

Researchers in the University of Iowa Department of Pharmacology announced today they have received a pair of research grants totaling $3.4 million.