CHUM Research Centre
Cardiometabolic research theme, CRCHUM
Metabolic phenotyping core facility, CRCHUM
Departments of medicine, pathology and cellular biology and biochemistry, Université de Montréal
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Co-director and member
Centre de recherche sur le diabète de Montréal
Central nervous system, hypothalamus, astrocytes, neurons, metabolism and intracellular signaling, energy balance, pancreatic beta cell, obesity and type 2 diabetes.
Hypothalamic nutrient-sensing mechanisms (glucose and fatty acids) and alterations in obesity and type 2 diabetes, astrocyte-neuron cross-talk, hypothalamic control of glucose and energy homeostasis and role of the hypothalamo-pancreatic axis in beta cell function and type 2 diabetes.