• 230 Citations

Research output per year

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Research Interests

My primary research interest focuses on elucidating mechanisms by which genetic variations in the zinc transporter gene ZnT8 influences beta cell function.

Certifications and Licenses

Internal Medicine
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Training Experience

2005Residency, University of Texas, Houston
2009Fellowship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital)

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Freiburg

… → 2001

Research interests

  • Diabetes
  • Endocrinology

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Research Output

  • 230 Citations
  • 10 Article
  • 3 Comment/debate
  • 2 Letter

Exploring the Association between Demographics, SLC30A8 Genotype, and Human Islet Content of Zinc, Cadmium, Copper, Iron, Manganese and Nickel

Wong, W. P., Allen, N. B., Meyers, M. S., Link, E. O., Zhang, X., MacRenaris, K. W. & El Muayed, M., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific reports. 7, 1, 473.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 14 Scopus citations

    Comment on menke et al. Metals in urine and diabetes in U.S. adults. Diabetes (2016) 65:164-171

    Wong, W. P., Wallia, A., Edwards, J. R. & El Muayed, M., Sep 1 2016, In : Diabetes. 65, 9, p. e31

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Imaging trace element distributions in single organelles and subcellular features

    Kashiv, Y., Austin, J. R., Lai, B., Rose, V., Vogt, S. & El-Muayed, M., Feb 25 2016, In : Scientific reports. 6, 21437.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 17 Scopus citations
  • 27 Scopus citations

    Denosumab for management of parathyroid carcinoma-mediated hypercalcemia

    Vellanki, P., Lange, K., Elaraj, D., Kopp, P. A. & Muayed, M. E., Feb 1 2014, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 99, 2, p. 387-390 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 20 Scopus citations