Fellow

Back to directory listing

Professor Patrik Rorsman FRS FMedSci

Job Title
Professor of Diabetic Medicine
Department
Radcliffe Deaprtment of Medicine
Institution
University of Oxford
Year elected
2010

Interests

Specialities

Metabolic and hormonal regulation of pancreatic hormone secretion

Patrik Rorsman is Professor of Diabetic Medicine at the University of Oxford. He has been at the forefront of pancreatic islets research for more than 20 years. His work integrates an unusual variety and breadth of sophisticated high-resolution methods including the whole-islet patch-clamp technique which has helped to bridge the gap between patch-clamp measurements on isolated cultured cells and hormone release by whole islets. Patrik’s work also covers human islet cells, which has revealed important differences between ß-cells in man and experimental animals that are likely to be highly relevant to the understanding of the causes and treatment of human diabetes.

Related Items

Starter Grants for Clinical Lecturers

Read more

Daniel Turnberg Travel Fellowships

Read more

Realising the potential of researchers - Vitae Conference 2013

Read more

Spring Meeting 2014 application process opens

Read more

Anniversary Fellows Meeting 2018

Book Now

Joint symposium on mental health and addiction: A discussion, exchange and sharing of perspectives

Book Now

South-East Regional Annual Lecture 2018, Oxford, 3 December

Book Now
View more
 
 
 
 
 
 
FB Twitter Instagram Youtube