Kate Mueller, BS

Quality Control, Schulze Diabetes Institute

Kate Mueller

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Quality Control, Schulze Diabetes Institute


Kate Mueller is a Scientist with the Schulze Diabetes Institute. For the past seven years she has specialized in quality assessments of islet products for clinical and pre-clinical transplants. After a brief absence to help start up an academic research lab in Tucson, AZ she returned to the University of Minnesota and currently directs the QC lab at SDI. In addition to her duties, she is also pursuing a Master’s Degree in Biological Sciences where her research is focused on developing a biomarker to detect early islet death as a tool for monitoring islet xenotransplantation.