Endocrinology and Metabolism



Current Research Projects

  • High-density lipoprotein (HDL) metabolism in diabetes.
  • Lipid metabolism of hepatocyte in diabetes, especially fatty liver.
  • Molecular mechanism and transcriptional regulation of glucose metabolism in diabetes.
  • Diabetes management using information communications technology.

Recent Publications

  • Insulin-like growth factor 1 regulates the expression of ATP-binding cassette transporter A1 in pancreatic beta cells.
    Lyu J, et al. Horm. Metab. Res. 48, 338-344 (2016).
  • Immunoreactive insulin in diabetes mellitus patient sera detected by ultrasensitive ELISA with thio-NAD cycling.
    Ito E, et al.  Biotechniques 59, 359-367 (2015).
  • Decreased expression of platelet human scavenger receptor class B type I in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
    Imachi H,et al. J. Diabetes Investig. 5, 345-346 (2014).

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