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Research Programs

Osteoclast Biology and Bone Disease
Program director: Sakamuri Reddy, PhD
Research focus: Healthy bone development, prevention of bone disease and new treatments for bone disease.

Osteoclast Team.

The division of endocrinology is involved in various clinical trials, some of which are listed below:

  • SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth-Case Control
  • Genetics and Neuroendocrinology of Short Stature International Study: A Post-Marketing Research Study for Humatrope
  • KIGS International Growth Study: A Post Marketing Surveillance Program for Genotropin
  • Preschool Study: This is a study comparing Lantus given once a day in the morning versus NPH in children with Type 1 Diabetes between the ages of 1-6 years.