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Dr. Eli Lewis: Treating & Curing Diabetes

Dr. Eli Lewis, a world-renowned expert on diabetes, is the incumbent of the Ilse Katz Career Development Chair in Health Sciences Research.
You are cordially invited to the
fourth in a series of presentations from
some of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev’s
top researchers in their fields
There will be two opportunities to hear Dr. Lewis
speak and present his research
Monday, 7 March 2011, at 8:00 p.m.
Cockfosters & New Southgate Synagogue
Old Farm Avenue, London N14 5QR
Dr. Lewis' research focuses on improving the transplantation and transplantation therapy of insulin producing cells in diabetic patients. 

Dr. Lewis and his research team recently discovered a common, easily accessible drug that can protect transplanted cells, which reverses diabetes and restores glucose control in diabetic patients.
Dr. Lewis has been awarded prestigious research grants from several foundations including the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and the Israel Science Foundation.