Neprilysin Deficiency Protects Against Fat-Induced Insulin Secretory Dysfunction by Maintaining Calcium Influx
Sakeneh Zraika, Duk-Su Koh, Breanne M Barrow, Bao Lu, Steven E Kahn, Sofianos Andrikopoulos
Diabetes | AMER DIABETES ASSOC | Published : 2013
Awarded by National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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This study was supported by National Institutes of Health (NIH) Grant DK-080945 (to S.Z.), the Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, the Diabetes Australia Research Trust, and the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia. Calcium influx and rubidium efflux studies as well as histological studies were performed at the University of Washington's Diabetes Research Center Cell Function Analysis Core and Cellular and Molecular Imaging Core, respectively, both of which are supported by NIH Grant DK-017047. S.A. was the recipient of a Career Development Award from the NHMRC of Australia.