We study how animal body responds to changes in nutrition. Our goal is to understand how specific macronutrients in the diet, such as sugars and amino acids, affect energy metabolism, growth and stem cell function. Uncovering the regulation of these physiological processes will bring new insight into human diseases associated with nutrition and metabolism.
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Is there such a thing as a standard ‘healthy diet’? Increasing evidence shows people’s responses to diets differ. U… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Interested in Stem Cell Metabolism? We are currently looking for two PostDocs to join our enthusiastic team… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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