Endocrine Physiology Research Center


Research Priorities

Conducting research on:

  • Thyroid disorders and their effects on the functioning of the cardiovascular system and carbohydrate metabolism.
  • Nitric oxide and endocrine function.
  • Research related to the thyroid and pancreas.


Important Activities
  • Determining research priorities.
  • Isolation of Langerhans islets in field mice.
  • Isolating the heart in field mice.
  • Developing animal models for type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
  • Developing animal models for hyper- and hypothyroidism.