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News, Honors and Awards

Anthony (Abe) DeSantis, MD, clinical professor (Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition) has received a 2016 UW Medicine Cares Award.

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Dr. David Cummings

Bariatric/metabolic surgery for patients with type 2 diabetes

For the first time guidelines recommend surgery as a treatment option specifically for diabetes.

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Research in the Karin Bornfeldt lab. Photo by Clare McLean.

Targeting the brain to induce diabetes remission

A single injection of a hormone that may target brain circuits involved in regulating blood glucose levels leads to sustained diabetes remission.

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