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Special Issue: The Year in Diabetes and Obesity

Edited by

Rexford Ahima (The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine)

Special Issue: The Year in Diabetes and Obesity

Published: January 2018

Volume 1411

Published since 1824, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is the Academy’s premier scientific publication.

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Deciphering adipose tissue heterogeneity

Matthew D. Lynes, Yu‐Hua Tseng

Insulin regulation of gluconeogenesis

Maximilian Hatting, Clint D.J. Tavares, Kfir Sharabi, Amy K. Rines, Pere Puigserver

Endoluminal weight loss and metabolic therapies: current and future techniques

Christine Hill, Mouen A. Khashab, Anthony N. Kalloo, Vivek Kumbhari

Mechanisms of weight loss and improved metabolism following bariatric surgery

Christopher M. Mulla, Roeland J.W. Middelbeek, Mary‐Elizabeth Patti

Nutrient sensing in pancreatic islets: lessons from congenital hyperinsulinism and monogenic diabetes

Ming Lu, Changhong Li

Investigating metabolic regulation using targeted neuromodulation

Kavya Devarakonda, Sarah Stanley

Disordered eating and obesity: associations between binge‐eating disorder, night‐eating syndrome, and weight‐related comorbidities

Courtney McCuen‐Wurst, Madelyn Ruggieri, Kelly C. Allison

Updates on obesity pharmacotherapy

Amanda Velazquez, Caroline M. Apovian

Piecing together the puzzle of pancreatic islet adaptation in pregnancy

Ronadip R. Banerjee

Precision medicine in diabetes: an opportunity for clinical translation

Jordi Merino, Jose C. Florez

Update on management of diabetic foot ulcers

Estelle Everett, Nestoras Mathioudakis

Cardiometabolic risk in obese children

Stephanie T. Chung, Anthony U. Onuzuruike, Sheela N. Magge