Yi-Guang Chen, PhD

Investigator, Children's Research Institute
Assistant professor, Pediatrics, The Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 456-7583
(414) 456-6516

Overview

Division
  • Endocrinology/Diabetes

Research interests

  • Diabetes/obesity

Study interests

  • Immunogenetics, type 1 diabetes

Education

  • Doctorate, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, 2002

Education & Awards

Awards
  • Graduate Fellowship, University of Rochester, NY, 2002
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International, 2005
  • Travel Award, Immunology of Diabetes Society 8th meeting (Japan), 2005
  • NIH K99 Pathway to Independence Award, 2010, NIH R00 Pathway to Independence Award, 2010-2013

Research & Publications

Research
  • Genetic Control of Diabetogenic CD4 T Cells in NOD Mice (1-10-BS-26), American Diabetes Association, principal investigator
  • Role of the iNKT-Dendritic Cell Axis in Type 1 Diabetes in NOD Mice (4R00DK077443-03), National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Instituite of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Disease, NIDDK, principal investigator
  • Role of the iNKT-Dendritic Cell Axis in Type 1 Diabetes in NOD Mice (24-2007-374), Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International, principal investigator
  • Role of the iNKT-Dendritic Cell Axis in Type 1 Diabetes in NOD Mice (5K99DKO77443-02) National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Disease, NIDDK, principal investigator
  • Role of the iNKT-Dendritic Cell Axis in Type 1 Diabetes in NOD Mice - ARRA Administrative Supplement, (3K99DK077443-02S1Z), National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Disease, NIDDK, principal investigator
Publications