Colorado DRC Pilot and Feasibility Grants AwardedJul 13, 2020
The Diabetes Research Center (DRC) awarded its first round of Pilot and Feasibility Grants to four researchers at the University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus. The 2020 awardees are:
Petter Bjornstad--Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine. Title: Spatial metabolomics for human kidney interrogation of early diabetic kidney disease
Mia Smith--Instructor, Department of Pediatrics and the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes. Title: Decoding the B cell endotype in early onset T1D
Clyde Wright--Associate Professor of Pediatrics. Title: Pathogenic Role of IκBβ/NFκB signaling in ER Stress Induced β-cell Injury and Death
The grantees are awarded $50,000 per year for up to two years of funding. For information about the DRC P&F program please see the Pilot and Feasibility page.