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Islet Function and Survival Investigators

Scientists who focus on islet function and survival use basic and translational techniques to explore the mechanisms of the pancreatic islet, home of the insulin-secreting beta cell.

IU School of Medicine

Joseph P. Bidwell, PhD

Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology

Linda A. DiMeglio, MD, MPH

Edwin Letzter Professor of Pediatrics

Carmella Evans-Molina, MD, PhD

Director, Indiana Diabetes Research Center

Jamie L. Felton, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Evan L. Fogel, MD

Stuart Sherman Professor of Gastroenterology

Heba Ismail, MBBCH, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Kok L. Kua, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Amelia K. Linnemann, PhD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Yunlong Liu, PhD

Director, Center for Computational Biology & Bioinformatics

Kieren J. Mather, MD

Adjunct Professor of Medicine

Amber L. Mosley, PhD

Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Emily K. Sims, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Jason M. Spaeth, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Andrew T. Templin, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Michael A. Weiss, MD, PhD

Chair, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Wenting Wu, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Medical & Molecular Genetics

Indiana University Purdue University - Indianapolis

Jing Liu, PhD

Teresa Mastracci, PhD

Indiana Biosciences Research Institute

Erica Cai, PhD  

Michael Kalwat, PhD 

Li Zhang, MD, PhD

Purdue University

Gregory Hockerman, PhD

Chien-Chi Lin, PhD

Sherry Voytik-Harbin, PhD