The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) announces a workshop focusing on lipodystrophies and the associated metabolic consequences of altered fat deposition. Speakers will address basic mechanisms, clinical issues, and new concepts for treatment.
Plenary talks, selected “hot topic” presentations, and a poster session will provide a forum for interactions among basic and clinical scientists, as well as established and new investigators in the field.
Genetic Etiologies of Lipodystrophies
Animal Models With Altered Fat Deposition
Exploration of the Life Cycle of the Adipocyte
Abhimanya Garg, M.D.
Carol Haft, Ph.D.
Karen Reue, Ph.D.
Bruce Spiegelman, Ph.D.
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