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John Apolzan, Ph.D.

Department/Laboratory:
Ingestive Behavior Laboratory

Education:
PhD, 2009, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA

Mentor:
Martin, Corby K.

Current Research:
Mitochondrial FAO deficiancy in skeletal muscle specific Cpt 1b knock out mice

Other Research Interests:
Obesity and obesity associated metabolic disorders such as type 2 diabetes, obesity induced inflammation and insulin resistance in adipose tissue and skeletal muscle.