Maren Laughlin PhD
Technical expertise: Resource person for students, postdoctoral fellows and faculty interested in learning more about intramural and extramural programs at the NIH that are available to support their research and/or career goals
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Research focus: I manage a portfolio of grants focused on the metabolic physiology of diabetes and diabetes in animals and man, with an emphasis on the mechanisms of insulin resistance, thermogenesis and energy homeostasis. I have a deep interest in the development of technologies to study mechanisms of diabetes and obesity in vivo, including functional imaging.