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Each tiny red dot in this image represents a package of insulin ready to be sent out of the pancreas (Stephens Lab photo).
Abnormal mitochondrial structure in hearts of mouse model of type I diabetes (Abel lab)

The FOE Diabetes Research Center is uniquely poised to become a premier research institute focused on advancing knowledge of the mechanisms of diabetes and complications through cutting-edge research. Learn more

E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD
Director, FOE Diabetes Research Center 


Learn more about the 90+ investigators spanning a wide variety of disciplines that comprise the membership of the FOE Diabetes Research Center.


Learn more about the cutting-edge diabetes research happening in the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center and the Metabolic Phenotyping Core.

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Brief video tour of the history and mission of the FOEDRC

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Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Rajan Sah, MD, PhD

Monday, November 30, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Rajan Sah, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Medicine - Cardiovascular Division  Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis  Presentation: TBD 

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Postdoctoral Workshop - Jae Kyoon Kim and Satya Tadinada

Thursday, December 3, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Complement dysregulation in the striatum of a mouse model for autism spectrum disorder" Presented by Jae Kyoon Kim, PhD Ted Abel Lab Presented by Satya Tadinada, PhD Ted Abel Lab

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Alessandro Bartolomucci, PhD

Monday, December 7, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Alessandro Bartolomucci, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology University of Minnesota