Iron & Heme Metabolism, Iron Chelation
The regulation of iron absorption, utilization, and storage.
The Iron and Heme Metabolism, Iron Chelation program supports work on the regulation of iron absorption, utilization, and storage. Specific areas of interest include: mechanisms underlying disordered iron utilization and sequestration; genetic determinants of inherited and acquired iron overload disorders; heme synthesis, transport, and metabolism; porphyrias; noninvasive measurement of organ and tissue iron load; and iron chelators and chelation therapy.
NIDDK Program Staff
- Cindy N. Roy, Ph.D. Iron; Heme Biosynthesis; Terminal Erythropoiesis; Bone Marrow Failure/Myelodysplastic Syndrome; Systemic amyloidosis; Porphyrias
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The KUH Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Clinical Trial Required)
NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25 - Independent Clinical Trial Required)
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