Who We Fund
The Alberta Diabetes Foundation prides itself on funding ground-breaking research projects conducted by world class researchers at the Alberta Diabetes Institute.
These are some of the projects Alberta Diabetes Foundation is proud to fund:
Dr. David Wright - Apelin and skeletal muscle insulin action: A potential novel treatment modality for type 2 diabetes.
Dr. John Elliott - Establishing NOD ES cells to generate HLA-DQ* transgenic knock-in NOD mice.
Dr. Catherine Field - Profiling the immune system in obese insulin-resistant patients and comparing this to age-sex and BMI-mated subjects without insulin resistence.
Govindarajan (Raju) Thangavelu