Dr. Fredric Wondisford’s Research


Dr. Fredric E. Wondisford is Professor is the Chairman of Medicine and Chancellor Scholar at Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine. Prior to this appointment, he was the Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics and Physiology and Director of the Metabolism Division and Diabetes Institute at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Wondisford has been continuously funded by the NIH since 1990 and has scientifically mentored many trainees, most of who have gone on to independent academic research careers.

Dr Wondisford’s laboratory has two main research interests: regulation of gene expression by nuclear thyroid hormone receptors and control of hepatic glucose production (HGP) in health and disease.

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Thyroid Research
Diabetes Research
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