Shivatra Noi Talchai
Principal Investigator, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand
Dr. Talchai received her PhD in Human Nutrition from Columbia University. She is the recipient of the Outstanding Early Investigator Award from The Endocrine Society and a Young Investigator Award from the American Diabetes Association. She is attempting to generate human insulin-producing cells using stem cells and identify biomarkers for human beta-cell dedifferentiation. Dr. Talchai holds a patent for diabetes treatment. She has published in Science, Nature Biotechnology, and the New England Journal of Medicine.
2010 NYSCF – Druckenmiller Fellow
Making Gut Cells into Insulin-Producing Cells for the Treatment of Diabetes
Faculty Sponsor: Domenico Accili, MD