Imperial College London

ProfessorGuyRutter

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Medicine

Chair in Cell Biology and Head of Cell Biology
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 3340g.rutter Website

 
 
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Assistant

 

Ms Shazi Singh +44 (0)20 7594 3391

 
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Location

 

327ICTEM buildingHammersmith Campus

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Summary

 

Collaborators

Prof Kyle Gaulton, University of California, San Diego

Prof Domenico Bosco, University of Geneva, Geneva

Prof Anna Gloyn, University of Oxford

Prof Mark McCarthy, Oxford Centre for Diabetes, http://www.ndm.ox.ac.uk/principal-investigators/researcher/mark-mccarthy

Michele Solimena, Universitaetsklinikum Dresden

Queen Mary University of London

Professor Patrick MacDonald, University of Alberta

Dr. Dax Fu, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Professor Mark McCarthy, University of Oxford

Dermot Cooper, Pharmacology, Cambridge, cAMP probes

Philippe Ravassard, Institut Cochin, Human EndoC beta cells

Sabine Colnot, Institut Cochin, Paris, TCF7L2 null mice

Chris Burns, NIBSC, London, iPS cells

Nicolas Long, Imperial, MRI probes for zinc

Wen-hong Li, UTSW, Chemical zinc probes

Erik Richter, Copenhagen, MCT-1

Constantin Polychronakos, McGill, Montreal, ZAC/PLAGL

Walter Wahli and Bernard Thorens, Lausanne, PPARalpha

Tony Lam, Toronto, Brain AMPK

Rory McCrimmon, Aberdeen, Brain AMPK

Jorge Ferrer, Barcelona and Imperial, Disallowed genes

Yuval Dor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, LKB1

Israel Seckler, Ben-Gurion University, MCU and NCLX

Peter Arvan, Ann Arbor, Insulin processing

Paolo Meda, Geneva, GLP-1R probes

Domenico Bosco, Geneva, Human islets

Paul Johnson, Oxford, Human islets

Piero Marchetti, Pisa, Human islets

Tania Maffuci, QMUL, Atypical PI3Ks

Patrick Gilon, UCL, Brussels, ER calcium imaging

Steve Baldwin, Leeds, ZnT8 modelling

Vincent Poitout, Montreal, PASK

Michael Wheeler, Toronto, ZnT8

Mark McCarthy and Anna Gloyn, Oxford, Diabetes genes

Philipp Froguel, Imperial, GWAS genes

Maarten Merkx, Eindhoven, NL and novel zinc probes

Guest Lectures

Can the genetic landscape of Type 2 diabetes tell us how pancreatic beta cells work?, Dorothy Hodgkin Lecture, Diabeters UK, APC, Manchester, UK, 2014

Regulation of beta cell function by LKB1, Gordon Conference, Mount Holyoak, New England, 2013

Zinc and zinc transporters as targets for imaging finctional beta cell mass, NIH Workshop on beta cell imaging, Bethesda, Maryland, 2013

GLP-1: a coordinator of beta cell activity in the islet syncitium, Diabetes UK APC, Manchester, 2013

Role of non-coding RNAs in beta cell metabolism and differentiation, EASD Islet Study Group, Islet Study Group Meeting, Rostock, 2012

Research Staff

Mousavy,M

Johnston,N

Marmugi,A

Hodson,D

Research Student Supervision

Bellomo,E, Divalent metal ions in pancreatic beta-cell function: role in the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes

Sun,G, Roles of AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) and liver kinase B1 (LKB1) in controlling pancreatic islet hormone secretion

Johnston,N, Beta cell hubs dictate pancreatic islet responses to glucose

Mitchell,RM, Control of coordinated beta cell activity by secretagogues and diabetes genes

Solomou,AS, Role of ZnT8 in the control of glucagon secretion

Sayers,SS, Role of the protein kinase LKB1 in pancreatic beta cells and intestinal L cells

Soedling,HS, Role of GLP1 and RIP2 neurons in the control of glucose homeostasis