Latest news from Poitout Lab
February 2017 -- Congratulations to Hasna Maachi and Valentine Moullé who won a prize for best oral presentation during the SQLNM/CMDO/COLosSUS 2017 Congress in Magog Québec.
January 2017 -- Dr. Valentine Moullé's article " Glucose and fatty acids synergistically and reversibly promote beta cell proliferation in rats" is [Epub ahead of print] in Diabetologia, 2017, doi: 10.1007/s00125-016-4197-8. View article.
December 2016 -- As part of Diabetes Awareness Month, view Dr. Vincent Poitout's interview on LCN.
October 2016 -- Dr. Poitout's laboratory is looking for a graduate student (MSc or PhD). For more information please read the description.
October 2016 -- Valérie Bergeron article " The P21-activated kinase PAK4 is implicated in fatty-acid potentiation of insulin secretion downstream of free fatty acid receptor 1" is [Epub ahead of print] in Islets, 2016, DOI: 10.1080/19382014.2016.1243191. View abstract in PubMed.
October 2016 -- View Dr. Vincent Poitout and Kevin Vivot talk about RGS16 as a novel regulator of beta cell function in Molecular Metabolism.
September 2016 -- Congratulations to Kevin Vivot who participated in the Montreal Marathon with a time of 3:14. He finished 140th of 4545 participants.