New clues to non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), which
affects nearly all obese adults and a rising percentage of obese
children, have been reported in a paper by senior author Susan
S. Baker MD, PhD.
Anne B. Curtis, MD, SUNY Distinguished Professor and Charles and
Mary Bauer Professor and chair of the Department of Medicine, is a
member of the committee that has issued a new practice guideline
for treating sudden cardiac death (SCD).
Four studies focused on improving our understanding of the human
genome and microbiome have been awarded funding through the third
round of research pilots supported by the Community of
Excellence in Genome, Environment and Microbiome (GEM).
Six faculty, three retired faculty and two staff members from
the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences were among
those honored for notable achievement and service at the 14th
annual University at Buffalo Celebration of Faculty and Staff
A new book co-edited by Mulchand S. Patel, PhD, SUNY
Distinguished Professor of biochemistry, discusses how the
path to obesity may start before birth or during infancy and how an
individual’s metabolism can be permanently reprogrammed by
overfeeding early in life.
A newly patented technology developed as a collaboration in the
departments of Biomedical Engineering, Orthopaedics, and
Microbiology and Immunology is at the heart of an Office of Naval
Research (ONR) grant focused on preventing and treating orthopaedic
A global study led by Paresh Dandona, MD, PhD, found a majority
of patients with Type 1 diabetes who were treated with
dapagliflozin, a Type 2 diabetes medicine, had a significant
decline in their blood sugar levels.