Peter Thule


Peter

 

Thule

Associate Professor
Primary School/Department: 
Emory Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipids
Title 2: 
Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Morehouse School of Medicine

Phone: 
404-321-6111
Email: 
Office Location: 
VAMC 60115
University: 
Emory University

Research Affiliations:

Research Center Affiliations: 
Regenerative Engineering and Medicine (REM)

Research Areas:

Research Areas: 
Drug Design, Development and Delivery

Research Interests:

Development of insulin gene therapy as a treatment for diabetes mellitus, investigations into hepatocellular effects of ectopic insulin production, and transdifferentiation of autologous somatic cells to produce regulated insulin secretion. Viral vectors using a metabolically regulated, hepatic specific promoter to express human insulin normalizes blood sugars in diabetic animals.