There’s news. And then there’s news. The news that comes out of the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center can change lives. For people with diabetes and those who care for them, and about them. So it makes sense to stay on top of all the latest. Both the news the Center puts out through this site, and the frequent media coverage we get based on our important and exciting findings and the authoritative voices that speak for us.
Congratulations to the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center’s Utpal Pajvani, MD, PhD, the recipient of a Herbert Irving Scholarship to support Assistant Professors at Columbia University with promising careers in clinical and translational
The occasion was halftime at an NIT (National Invitation Tournament) college basketball playoff game at Madison Square Garden. The cute redhead in the photo on the court is Joe Linehan, 7, Berrie Center patient and a first grader in Ms. Narcisco’s class at William O.
A new mouse model that incorporates three key elements contributing to anorexia nervosa—genetics, stress, and dieting—may reveal new ways to treat the disorder. The Newsroom at Columbia University Medical Center wrote the story.
Human cells are considered diploid because they inherit two sets of chromosomes, 23 from the mother and 23 from the father. Reproductive egg and sperm cells are known as haploid because they contain a single set of chromosomes. They cannot divide to make more eggs and sperm.