Journal article

Regulation of glucose homeostasis and insulin action by ceramide acyl-chain length: A beneficial role for very long-chain sphingolipid species

Magdalene K Montgomery, Simon HJ Brown, Xin Y Lim, Corrine E Fiveash, Brenna Osborne, Nicholas L Bentley, Jeremy P Braude, Todd W Mitchell, Adelle CF Coster, Anthony S Don, Gregory J Cooney, Carsten Schmitz-Peiffer, Nigel Turner

Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC)

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Awarded by NHMRC Research Fellowships

Awarded by ARC Future Fellowships

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the Biological Testing Facility at the Garvan Institute and the UNSW Biological Resources Centre (Sydney, Australia) for assistance with animal care. This work was supported by funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC - 535921), the Diabetes Australia Research Trust, the University of Wollongong and the Australian Research Council (ARC - LE0989078). MKM and GJC are supported by NHMRC Research Fellowships (APP1071143 and APP1107290) and TWM and NT are supported by ARC Future Fellowships (FT110100249 and FT120100371).