The Joslin Research Summer Student Internship Application is open!
The deadline for completing an application is January 20, 2017. Completed applications will be reviewed and notification of acceptance into the program will be completed by March 27, 2017. A total of 12 positions are available.
and his team present surprising results of a study showing that reactive oxygen species (ROS) molecules -- which at high levels are known to contribute to diabetes complications -- also have important normal biological functions and sometimes aid in maintaining health.
and researchers at Joslin found that umbilical cells from children of obese or overweight mothers provide evidence that already at birth their children have metabolic changes that could predispose to obesity.
has uncovered new clues about how a glucose transporter can increase the risk of birth defects in diabetic pregnancy. Her work also suggests an approach to developing stem cells that might help to strengthen future regenerative therapies for diabetes and many other diseases.