Soonkyu Chung, PhD NPOD Investigator


Former Project Leader 2014-2017

now at School of Public Health & Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts Amherst
211 Chenoweth

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1) Identification of iron regulatory network that promotes brown adipocyte formation

2) Mechanisms by which maternal n-3 PUFA intake regulates fetal brown fat development and metabolic imprinting

3) Role of gut metabolites derived from red raspberry polyphenols in regulating obesity and insulin resistance

4) Nutritional intervention strategy to attenuate cancer cachexia by inhibiting activin A-mediated lipodystrophy.