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Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Kavaljit Chhabra, M. Pharm, Ph.D.Kavaljit Chhabra, MPharm, PhD
Principal Investigator
Phone: (585) 275-2901
Fax: (585) 273-1288

Brain control of glucose homeostasis


Tumi FaniyanTumi Faniyan
Lab Manager

Project: Contribution of renal GLUT2 to influencing the brain regulation of glucose homeostasis

Nadia Rashid, PhDNadia Rashid, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate

Project: Regulation of glucose homeostasis via the kidney / hypothalamus axis

M. Umber Raza, PhDM. Ummear Raza, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate

Project: How impaired glucose homeostasis affects cognition

Pontiana Ritika, BSPontiana Ritika, BS
Khorana Scholar

Project: Role of SGLT2 inhibitors in suppressing systemic inflammation by elevated glycosuria

Neha SoundarNeha Soundar
Undergraduate Research Program

Project: Role of renal GLUT2 in systemic glucose homeostasis