Nicola Santoro, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Endocrinology)

Research Departments & Organizations

Pediatrics: Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes

Diabetes Research Center

Research Interests

Metabolic Diseases; Nutrition Disorders

Research Summary

Genetics of obesity, type 2 diabetes, hepatic steatosis, dyslipidemia in obese youths

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Children's Health, Diabetes Mellitus - Type 2, Diseases of the Endocrine System Pathogenesis of Youth and Type 2 Diabetes and Prediabetes
Children's Health, Diseases of the Digestive System - Liver The Role of Hepatic De Novo Lipogenesis (DNL) in the Pathogenesis of Hepatic Steatosis
Children's Health, Diseases of the Endocrine System, Immune System Study to investigate adipocyte cell and lipid turnover in obese adolescents
Children's Health, Diabetes Mellitus - Type 2, Diseases of the Cardiovascular System, Diseases of the Endocrine System, Genetics - Pediatric, Obesity & Weight Control Prevalence of Carbohydrate Intolerance in Lean and Obese Children

Selected Publications

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