Thomas Mandrup-Poulsen is a physician scientist, board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology, who serves as Professor at the Dept. of Biomedical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, and adjunct professor at the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden. His research focuses on understanding inflammatory and oxidative beta-cell death leading to diabetes, and his discovery that proinflammatory cytokines cause beta-cell functional failure and destruction qualified him for the 1994 Oskar Minkowski prize of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes. He has been leading PI or co-PI of EU and JDRF (USA) basic science and clinical research grants, several international multicenter clinical studies and has had leadership roles in the data safety monitoring board/advisory boards in international multicenter clinical studies.
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