november 2019

Nicolas’ paper on adipsin and prevention of beta cell failure in type 2 diabetes is published in Nature Medicine. Read the story from the WCM Newsroom.

Welcome to Riley Hughes, a first year pharmacology PhD student, as he starts his rotation in the lab.


october 2019

Lab welcomes Lunkun Ma who joins from Chongqing University as a visiting graduate student. Lunkun is supported by a CSC fellowship.

August 2019

Emily Liu joins the lab as an intern. Welcome Emily!

July 2019

The lab is awarded a Feldstein Medical Foundation award. Thanks to the FMF for its support.

June 2019

Welcome summer students Ali Abdelati and Ruby Berger to the lab.

Welcome to Annalyn Brown as she starts her summer rotation in the lab.

Lab welcomes Yeonsoo Kum who is joining as a research technician.


January 2018


Nicolas received a postdoctoral fellowship from the American Diabetes Association. Congrats Nico!


November 2016

James was named a Gilead Sciences Research Scholar in Cardiovascular Diseases


september 2017

James was featured in the Weill Cornell Graduate School newsletter WorthWeill.


April 2016

James won a Young Physician-Scientist Award from the American Society of Clinical Investigation.