RESEARCH OF DR. CONSTANTIN POLYCHRONAKOS
Dr. Constantin Polychronakos is a tenured professor in the Department of Pediatrics at McGill University and has been appointed program leader of the Child Health and Human Development (CHHD) Program at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC). A pediatric endocrinologist, he was a co-leader of the Endocrine-Renal research axis at the RI-MUHC from 1998-2008.
RESEARCH OF DR. CAMILLO RICORDI
Acknowledged by his peers as one of the world's leading scientists in diabetes cure focused research and cell transplantation, Dr. Ricordi is well-known for inventing the machine that made it possible to isolate large numbers of islet cells (insulin-producing cells) from the human pancreas and for performing the first series of successful clinical islet transplants that reversed diabetes after implantation of donor purified islets into the liver of recipients with diabetes.
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