DRC’s Utpal Pajvani Awarded a New 5-year R01 Grant

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - Monday, August 31, 2015

Dr. Utpal Pajvani
Dr. Utpal Pajvani

Notch - an Ancient Pathway Reactivated in Obesity to Cause Type 2 Diabetes and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease 

DRC’s Utpal Pajvani has been awarded a new 5-year R01 grant from NIH to study Notch as a therapeutically actionable branch point of metabolic signaling at which Akt activation in the liver can be uncoupled from hepatosteatosis. The grant title is "Notch - an Ancient Pathway Reactivated in Obesity to Cause Type 2 Diabetes and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease." Read Dr. Pajvani's latest work.

Download Pajvani et al Nature Med 2013 (PDF).