Latest news from Poitout Lab
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 -- Watch 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.
August 2016 -- Kevin Vivot article " The regulator of G-protein signaling RGS16 promotes insulin secretion and β-cell proliferation in rodent and human islets" is published in Molecular Metabolism, 2016, 5(10): 988-996.
August 2016 -- Laetitia Koppe article " Urea impairs β cell glycolysis and insulin secretion in chronic kidney disease" is [Epub ahead of print] in J Clin Invest, 2016, pii: 86181. doi: 10.1172/JCI86181. View abstract in PubMed.