Diego A Caicedo-Vierkant

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  • 3146 Citations
1993 …2021
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Associate Professor, Unknown

2010 → …

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Projects 2009 2021

Islets of Langerhans
Insulin
Transplants
Autonomic Pathways
Capillary Permeability
Islets of Langerhans
Cholinergic Agents
Acetylcholine
Insulin
Glucagon
Oxidative Phosphorylation
B-Lymphocytes
Mitochondrial Diseases
Anterior Chamber
Biomarkers

The role of innervation for hormone secretion in human islets

Caicedo-Vierkant, D. A. & Caicedo Vierkant, A.

National Institutes of Health

7/1/093/31/17

Project: Research projectHigh Priority, Short Term Project Award, Research Project

Islets of Langerhans
Hormones
Homeostasis
Glucose
Endocrine Cells

Research Output 1993 2018

  • 3146 Citations
  • 55 Article
  • 1 Chapter
3 Citations

Paracrine Interactions within the Pancreatic Islet Determine the Glycemic Set Point

Rodriguez Diaz, R., Molano, R., Weitz, J. R., Abdulreda, M. H., Berman-Weinberg, D., Leibiger, B., Leibiger, I. B., Kenyon, N. S., Ricordi, C., Pileggi, A., Caicedo-Vierkant, D. A. & Berggren, P. O., Mar 6 2018, In : Cell Metabolism. 27, 3, p. 549-558.e4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucagon Receptors
Islets of Langerhans
Glucagon
Blood Glucose
Insulin-Secreting Cells
4 Citations

The Pericyte of the Pancreatic Islet Regulates Capillary Diameter and Local Blood Flow

Almaca, J., Weitz, J., Rodriguez Diaz, R., Pereira, E. & Caicedo-Vierkant, D. A., Mar 6 2018, In : Cell Metabolism. 27, 3, p. 630-644.e4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pericytes
Islets of Langerhans
Insulin
Microvessels
Adrenergic Agents
2 Citations

Confocal imaging of neuropeptide Y-pHluorin: A technique to visualize insulin granule exocytosis in intact murine and human islets

Makhmutova, M., Liang, T., Gaisano, H., Caicedo-Vierkant, D. A. & Almaca, J., Sep 13 2017, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2017, 127, e56089.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuropeptide Y
Insulin
Exocytosis
Imaging techniques
Islets of Langerhans
10 Citations

Mouse pancreatic islet macrophages use locally released ATP to monitor beta cell activity

Weitz, J. R., Makhmutova, M., Almaca, J., Stertmann, J., Aamodt, K., Brissova, M., Speier, S., Rodriguez Diaz, R. & Caicedo-Vierkant, D. A., Sep 7 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Diabetologia. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Islets of Langerhans
Adenosine Triphosphate
Macrophages
Purinergic Receptors
Endocrine Cells
1 Citations
GTP-Binding Protein Regulators
Muscarinic M3 Receptors
Insulin
RGS Proteins
Insulin-Secreting Cells