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May15
Endocrinology Research Conference
5/15/2013 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Biomedical Sciences Building, 433

Title:
Effects of RBP4 Elevation on Endothelium and Retina

Speaker:
Krysten Farjo, PhD, Assistant Professor, Physiology

Objectives: 
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:  Review the clinical correlations between elevated levels of serum RBP4 and insulin resistance, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.  To review recent studies that show RBP4 elevation induces inflammation in endothelium.  To describe the retinal phenotype of RBP4-Tg mice.

For more information contact:
Sharon Silliman
Department of Medicine/Endocrinology and Diabetes
271-3935
sharon-silliman@ouhsc.edu