Saxena Lab

Linking circadian system and type 2 diabetes through melatonin and receptor variation

This recall by genotype study aims to test the impact of melatonin and MTNR1B variation on regulation glucose regulation in a highly controlled in-laboratory setting and ex vivo in pancreatic islets.

Co-PIs: Frank Scheer, Richa Saxena
Project Leader: Jingyi Qian

Links to Cardiometabolic Disease Research AreaGenetics of Circadian Rhythms Research Area