Columbia researchers found that a hormone made in bone cells suppressed appetite in mice by turning on neurons linked to appetite control.
Inspired by the care he received at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, Eli Bunzel is a dedicated fundraiser and aspiring physician.
CUMC's Dr. Domenico Accili participated in an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session on Reddit to discuss his recent diabetes research.
By switching off a single gene, Columbia scientists have converted human gastrointestinal cells into insulin-producing cells.
Emily Casciano, a dietician at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, loves helping her patients learn healthy eating habits early.
Scientists at the New York Stem Cell Foundation and CUMC have created the first disease-specific embryonic stem cell line using nuclear transfer technology.