|Terry Combs, PhD|
Department of Nutrition
Terry Combs's Biosketch
Terry Combs's website
REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile
|1997||University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio||PhD, Physiology|
|1989||Concordia University||BSc, Chemistry|
Dr. Combsí research focuses on the mechanisms that control the bodyís production of glucose. Impaired control of glucose production is linked to diabetes, cancer and aging process. A gene that lowers glucose production was recently discovered in Dr. Combsí lab. The function and therapeutic potential of this gene is the current focus of the Combs lab. For more details about Dr. Combsí research, publications and associates visit Dr. Combs' website.