IBRI IN THE NEWS: The Dialogue of Diabetes

November 02, 2020

Over the past 60 years, the incidence of type I diabetes in parts of the word has increased sixfold, and we don’t know why. In the Eizirik Lab at the Indiana Biosciences Research Institute, Dr. Decio Eizirik and his team research type 1 diabetes in a way that not many others do.

Press play to discover:

  • How might the bacteria in our guts relate to type I diabetes?
  • What role genetic predisposition versus environmental factors play in the manifestation of clinical type I diabetes, and how to identify high-risk patients
  • What is indicated by the manifestation of type I diabetes later in life

To listen to the full interview, go to the Finding Genius Podcast.