Diabetes

Susan Bonner-Weir, PhD

Susan Bonner-Weir, PhD

Joslin Diabetes Center
Harvard Medical School

With a series of rodent models, Dr. Bonner-Weir has provided compelling evidence that adult pancreatic beta-cell mass increases in response to a metabolic need and her lab has been examining the mechanisms of postnatal pancreatic growth. More broadly, her lab's focus is on how the pancreatic beta cell changes with age and response to challenges.... Read more about Susan Bonner-Weir, PhD

Richard Lee, M.D.

Richard Lee, M.D.

Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology at Harvard University
Professor of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

The Lee Laboratory uses biotechnologies to discover and design new approaches to cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. We work at this interface using a broad variety of techniques in genomics, stem cell biology, and molecular biology.... Read more about Richard Lee, M.D.