Jasmine Edwards Presents at ABRCMS Conference

Jasmine Edwards our former summer student represented the Bollyky Lab by presenting  at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) this fall in Seattle, WA.  Jasmine received a full student travel award and shared her summer diabetes research.  We were made even more proud by the fact that she won the ABRCMS Outstanding Poster Presentation Award.  AmazingContinue reading “Jasmine Edwards Presents at ABRCMS Conference”

Bollyky Lab in Press at the Journal of Clinical Investigation

Autoimmune type 1 diabetes (T1D) is characterized by the immune infiltration and destruction of pancreatic β cells. Nadine Nagy and colleagues previously reported that extracellular matrix polysaccharide hyaluronan (HA) deposits accumulate within pancreatic islets in patients with T1D with autoimmune insulitis; however, it was unclear whether these deposits are important in disease pathogenesis. In thisContinue reading “Bollyky Lab in Press at the Journal of Clinical Investigation”