Researchers have developed a skin patch that can turn white fat into energy-burning brown fat locally while raising the body’s metabolism.
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.
Dr. Lori Zeltser talks about her research findings, which may lead to a change in approaches to treating childhood obesity.