Search All News
New findings suggest a hormone called lipocalin-2, previously found to suppress food intake in mice, may also prevent weight gain in humans.
Ancient parts of the brain may hold secrets that help explain the drive to eat and how eating may affect brain health. Sabrina Diano, the new Institute of Human Nutrition director, is investigating.
Columbia University has presented the 2019 Naomi Berrie Award for Outstanding Achievement in Diabetes Research to Alvin C. Powers, MD.
- August 8, 2014
International diabetes association will present one of the top awards in the field to the director of the Columbia University Diabetes Research Center.
- August 4, 2014
Inspired by the care he received at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, Eli Bunzel is a dedicated fundraiser and aspiring physician.
- July 28, 2014
CUMC's Dr. Domenico Accili participated in an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session on Reddit to discuss his recent diabetes research.
- May 22, 2014
Researchers discovered how common obesity gene contributes to weight gain
- April 28, 2014
Scientists at the New York Stem Cell Foundation and CUMC have created the first disease-specific embryonic stem cell line using nuclear transfer technology.
- January 31, 2014
Obese children exposed to high levels of air pollutants are nearly three times as likely to have asthma, compared with non-obese children and lower levels of pollution exposure.
- November 26, 2013
Women with PTSD gain weight more rapidly and are more likely to be overweight or obese than women without the disorder, find researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and Harvard School of Public Health.