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Research

Current Studies Continued...


DRMS

DRMS: Evaluation of a Diabetes Remote Monitoring and Management System


  • Sponsor: MedAdherence, LLC and Eli-Lilly, Inc.

  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Vivian Fonseca

  • Study dates: 07/2010-ongoing



Endocannabinoids

Endocannabinoids and Ethnic Variations in Obesity


  • Sponsor: Tulane Pilot Grant, Investigator- Initiated

  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Tina Thethi

  • Study dates: 2009-ongoing



UFLC

UFLC: Effect of Renin-Angiotensin-System Blockade on Urinary Free Light Chains in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.<


  • Sponsor: Tulane Pilot Grant, Investigator- Initiated

  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Tina Thethi

  • Study dates: 2011-ongoing



Stem Cell

Stem Cell Research in Diabetes


  • Sponsor: Tulane University Oliver Fund Scholar Award

  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Vivian Fonseca

  • Collaboration: Tulane Center for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine

  • Study dates: 2010-ongoing



Carbamylated

Carbamylated Low-Density Lipoprotein and Cardiovascular Events


  • Sponsor: NIH

  • Co-Investigator: Dr. Vivian Fonseca

  • Collaboration: UAMS

  • Study dates: 2010-ongoing



Akt1

Improving islet transplantation outcome with Akt1 (1R01DK081463)


  • Sponsor: NIH/NIDDK

  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Hongju Wu

  • Study dates: 04/01/2009 – 03/31/2014



Estrogen

Targeting Estrogen Receptors to protect functional beta-cell mass (2R01DK074970)


  • Sponsor: NIH/NIDDK

  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Franck Mauvais-Jarvis

  • Study dates: 09/01/2007 – 08/31/2015



Bazedoxifene

Role of Bazedoxifene in protecting post-menopausal diabetes and obesity in rodent models


  • Sponsor: Pfizer, Inc.

  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Franck Mauvais-Jarvis

  • Study dates: 09/01/2007 – 08/31/2015



Hyperglucagonemia

Role of estrogens in suppressing hyperglucagonemia in diabetes


  • Sponsor: American Diabetes Association

  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Franck Mauvais-Jarvis

  • Study dates: 09/01/2014 - 08/31/2017



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