Laboratories & Branches

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) Intramural Research Program (IRP) conducts biomedical research and training related to diabetes mellitus; endocrine, bone, and metabolic diseases; digestive diseases, including liver diseases and nutritional disorders; and kidney, urologic, and hematologic diseases.

Laboratories at the NIDDK generally focus on basic scientific research, while branches generally focus on clinical and translational research. Core facilities provide internal support for all IRP laboratories, branches, and sections.

Laboratories, branches, and their sections (research groups led by individual Principal Investigators) can be viewed below. Cores (facilities that provide research support services) can be viewed on the core facilities page.