Forskningsprojekter Type 1 Diabetes Biology

​Igangværende forskningsprojekter i forskningsgruppen Type 1 Diabetes Biology.  Projekter som forhåbentlig kan bidrage til, at vi får en større viden og forståelse af de forandringer i kroppen, som fører til udvikling af type 1-diabetes. Alle beskrivelser er på engelsk.

Blood cell bioenergetics following time-restricted eatingThis study is part of the RESET study performed at SDCC in the Pathophysiology & Prevention team in the Clinical Epidemiology group.
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Cathepsins in type 1 diabetes

The gene encoding the lysosomal cysteine protease cathepsin H (CTSH) is a type 1 diabetes (T1D) candidate gene located at the susceptibility locus on chromosome 15q25.1. The project aims at understanding the roles of CTSH and other cathepsins for beta cell function and T1D risk.
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Metabolomics and autoantibody development in individuals at high risk for type 1 diabetes

The project seeks to identify risk metabolomic profiles for autoimmunity and type 1 diabetes. By further investigating the relationship of these metabolomic profiles with other established genetic and environmental risk factors for type 1 diabetes, we hope to contribute to the unraveling of this complex immunologic/metabolic disease and highlight potential new therapeutic targets.
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Src kinase-associated phosphoprotein 2 (SKAP2) in type 1 diabetes

​The gene encoding Src kinase-associated phosphoprotein 2 (SKAP2) located on Chr 7 is a type 1 diabetes (T1D) candidate gene. The project seeks to clarify if SKAP2 affects T1D risk by modulating beta cell fragility.
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​INNODIA (an innovative approach towards understanding and arresting type 1 diabetes) is an international consortium consisting of academic institutions including SDCC, clinics, patient organizations, partners and enterprises.
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