Ralph A Defronzo

  • 95157 Citations
  • 143 h-Index
1967 …2020
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Insulin Medicine & Life Sciences
Glucose Medicine & Life Sciences
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Medicine & Life Sciences
Insulin Resistance Medicine & Life Sciences
pioglitazone Medicine & Life Sciences
Glucose Intolerance Medicine & Life Sciences
Fasting Medicine & Life Sciences
Hyperglycemia Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 1978 2020

Discovery of Functional Variants in Type 2 Diabetes Genes in Mexican Americans

Duggirala, R., Abboud, H. E., Thameem, F., Blangero, J. C., Defronzo, R. A. & Lehman, D. M.

National Institutes of Health


Project: Research project

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Genome-Wide Association Study
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism

Womb to Tomb: Developmental Programming and Aging Interactions in Primates

Cox, L., Clarke, G. D., Lanford, R. E., Fox, P. T., Cox, L., Defronzo, R. A. & Clarke, G. D.

Project: Research project

Diabetes Complications
Secondary Prevention

Research Output 1967 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

A neural signature of metabolic syndrome

Kotkowski, E., Price, L. R., Franklin, C., Salazar, M., Woolsey, M., Defronzo, R. A., Blangero, J., Glahn, D. C. & Fox, P. T., Jan 1 2019, In : Human Brain Mapping.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Occipital Lobe
Caudate Nucleus
Genetic Structures
Temporal Lobe
50 Citations (Scopus)

Consensus statement by the American association of clinical endocrinologists and American college of endocrinology on the comprehensive type 2 diabetes management algorithm – 2019 executive summary

Garber, A. J., Abrahamson, M. J., Barzilay, J. I., Blonde, L., Bloomgarden, Z. T., Bush, M. A., Dagogo-Jack, S., Defronzo, R. A., Einhorn, D., Fonseca, V. A., Garber, J. R., Garvey, W. T., Grunberger, G., Handelsman, Y., Hirsch, I. B., Jellinger, P. S., McGill, J. B., Mechanick, J. I., Rosenblit, P. D. & Umpierrez, G. E., Jan 1 2019, In : Endocrine Practice. 25, 1, p. 69-100 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Committee Membership
Randomized Controlled Trials

Exenatide modulates visual cortex responses

Binda, P., Eldor, R., Huerta, C., Adams, J., Lancaster, J., Fox, P. T., Del Prato, S., Defronzo, R. A., Abdul-ghani, M. A. & Daniele, G., Jan 1 2019, In : Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews. e3167.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Visual Cortex
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Glucagon-Like Peptide 1
Food Preferences
13 Citations (Scopus)

Exome sequencing of 20,791 cases of type 2 diabetes and 24,440 controls

Broad Genomics Platform, DiscovEHR Collaboration, CHARGE, LuCamp, ProDiGY, GoT2D, ESP, SIGMA-T2D, T2D-GENES & AMP-T2D-GENES, Jun 6 2019, In : Nature. 570, 7759, p. 71-76 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Gene Knockout Techniques
Gene Frequency
1 Citation (Scopus)

Glucose-Mediated Glucose Disposal at Baseline Insulin Is Impaired in IFG

Alatrach, M., Agyin, C., Mehta, R., Adams, J., Defronzo, R. A. & Abdul-ghani, M. A., Jan 1 2019, In : The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 104, 1, p. 163-171 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clamping devices
Glucose Clamp Technique