High plasma triglycerides have been linked to heart disease; studies in mice suggest inhibiting gamma secretase in the liver could lower plasma triglyceride levels and have parallel benefits for diabetes.
An international observational study led by Columbia University researchers has uncovered widespread differences in the treatment of patients with common chronic diseases, including type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and depression.
Columbia researchers are identifying the cellular processes that link obesity to diabetes and ways to interrupt them.
The Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center at Columbia University offers free screening to qualified relatives of people with type 1 diabetes. The screening is part of a national study.
"Orange is the New Black" actress Lea DeLaria discusses her off-camera role as a diligent and motivated patient at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center.
A Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center research team has discovered a pathway that prevents insulin from causing fatty liver without altering its favorable effect on blood sugar.