DRC researchers publish major breakthrough in understanding how diabetes induces eye damage

Scientists have long known that patients with diabetes mellitus—both Type 1 and Type 2—are at high risk for developing diabetic retinopathy, which is the most common cause of irreversible blindness in adults. Vision loss occurs because of microvascular damage to the retina. People with diabetes...

FOE Diabetes Research Center member, Dr. Charles Brenner recognized for award in Vice President's weekly newsletter

Congratulations to Dr. Charles Brenner, professor and head of biochemistry, for receiving the 2016 American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Award for Exemplary Contributions to Education.

The award recognizes those who encourage effective teaching of biochemistry and...