Imperial College London

DrGabrielaDa Silva Xavier

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Medicine

Non-Clinical Lecturer in Cell Biology/Physiology
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 3358g.dasilva-xavier

 
 
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Location

 

326ICTEM buildingHammersmith Campus

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Summary

 

Islet mass and architecture

Immunohistochemical analysis of a section through a mouse pancreas

Guest Lectures

Glucose and insulin signalling in pancreatic -cells, Cellular and Molecular Bull Session, University of Bristol, Bristol U.K., 2003

Nutrient-regulated protein kinases in pancreatic islets beta cells: targets for diabetes therapy?, ELSO, ELSO subgroup meeting in Dresden, 2005

PASsing the glucose signal: a tale of two kinases, European Association for the Study of Diabetes, European Association for the Study of Diabetes Profesional Meeting, Copenhagen, 2006

Research Staff

Davidsson,D

Mondragon,A

Research Student Supervision

Meng,J, UROP/Wellcome Trust Summer Scholarship: Is PASK a therapeutic target for diabetes?

Tan,SD, UROP: Evaluation of a mouse model for cell-type specific gene over-expression or silencing using a lentiviral delivery system

Mannan,N, UROP: Use of lentiviruses to target specific cell types in vivo

Macintyre,B, The role of PASK in glucose homeostasis

Egbase,D, Global increase of PASK activity as a means to treat type 2 diabetes

Callingham,R, Inhibition of EGFR signalling as a means to alter muscle fibre type partitioning

Mikami,T, Is PAS-domain containing protein kinase involved in the circadian rhythmicity of hormone secretion from the pancreatic islets of Langerhans?

Yokosuka,R, The involvement of PASK in pancreatic hormone secretion through circadian rhythm

Ishii,R, Is PAS-domain containing protein kinase involved in the circadian rhythmicity of hormone secretion from the pancreatic islets of Langerhans?

Gomes-Faria,A, Does long term administration of GLP-1 lead to pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer in a rodent model of type 2 diabetes?

Bertling,A, Does long term administration of GLP-1 lead to pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer in a rodent model of type 2 diabetes?

Kyriakoudi,S, Does long term administration of GLP-1 lead to pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer in rodent models of type 2 diabetes?

Ghavami,I, The role of TCF7L2 in pancreatic cancer.

Caxaria,S, The role of the type 2 diabetes gene, HHEX, in pancreatic beta-cell function.

Flach,S, Development of an acutely-controllable form of AMP-activated protein kinase

Patrick,T, Is PAS-domain containing protein kinase involved in circadian rhythm regulation in pancreatic alpha- and beta- cell?

Shyuan,SW, The role of the type 2 diabetes gene, HHEX, in pancreatic beta cell function

Kim,HJ, Role of Per-Arnt-Sim (PAS) kinase in the regulation of insulin and glucagon production and secretion

Akodis,K, Development of a cellular probe to measure intracellular AMP concentrations in living cells

Farhan,H, THE ROLE OF PER-ARNT-SIM DOMAIN PROTEIN KINASE IN INSULIN AND GLUCAGON SECRETION.