Dawn Davis

Credentials: Medicine, Division of Endocrinology

Position title: Pancreatic islet biology

Email: dbd@medicine.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-2443

4147 MFCB
1685 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53705

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focus groups:

Cellular & Molecular Metabolism; Developmental Biology & Regenerative Medicine; Transcriptional Mechanisms

research description:

The Davis lab is focused on pancreatic islet biology.  We study adaptive and stress response pathways in the islet, with particular focus on the insulin-producing beta cells. Our goal is to identify novel pathways that promote beta cell growth, survival, and function.

ALSO A TRAINER IN THE FOLLOWING PROGRAMS: Endocrinology and Reproductive Physiology (ERP), NutriSci/MANTP, Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology (MCP), Comparative Biomedical Sciences (CBMS), MSTP

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