• Profile picture of Alice Adriaenssens
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Rula Bany Bakar
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Department of Medicine, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Department of Medicine, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Denise Fernandez-Twinn
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Programmed changes in miRNA expression link early life nutrition to long-term health.  Specifically, my work has shown that miR-483-3p is up-regulated in adipose tissue from low birth-weight adult humans and pre-diabetic adult rats exposed to sub-op... Read more
  • Profile picture of Jennie Leggat
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Department of Medicine, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:

    Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a spectral condition of excessive hepatic lipid accumulation. It is already the most prevalent hepatic pathology... Read more

  • Profile picture of Van Lu
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    I am interested in elucidating the mechanisms governing hormonal release particularly hormones from endocrine cells lining the gut epithelium, the enteroendocrine cells. I am also interested in understanding how enteroendocrine cells communicate with... Read more
  • Profile picture of Emily Miedzybrodzka
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Lucas Pantaleao
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    I am a developmental biologist with particular interest in learning the underlying mechanisms leading to intergenerational changes in mammalian phenotype in response to developmental challenges. More than observing the physiological consequences of... Read more
  • Profile picture of John Tadross
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): IMS -Metabolic Research LaboratoriesDepartment of Pathology
    Research Summary:
    IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Michele Vacca
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): IMS -Metabolic Research LaboratoriesInterdisciplinary Department of Medicine, University of Bari (Italy)
    Research Summary:
    About Michele Michele is a Tenured Assistant Professor at the Department of Interdisciplinary Medicine of the University of Bari (Italy) and Visiting Professor in TVPLab, WT/MRC institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge. After hi... Read more
  • Profile picture of Orla Woodward
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    The number of people living with obesity has tripled worldwide since 1975 with serious implications for public health. As obesity is a consequence of food intake exceeding energy expenditure, efforts are being made to better understand the neuroendoc... Read more