Adipose and Metabolic Tissue Study Group Seminars

Sponsored by Boston Nutrition Obesity Research Center’s Adipose Biology and Nutrient Metabolism Core

Boston University Medical Campus
Evans Biomedical Research Center
650 Albany Street, 7th Floor, Room 714
Tuesdays from 10:00-11:00 AM unless otherwise noted

Coffee and light refreshments will be served.
Parking is available in the garage located at 710 Albany Street.




January 15, 2019

“Sorting out Adipocyte Progenitors and Their Roles in Adipose Tissue Remodeling in Obesity”

Rana Gupta, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, UT Southwestern Medical Center


January 29, 2019

“Mitochondrial parts, pathways, and pathogenesis”

Vamsi K. Mootha, M.D., Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Professor, Department of Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Institute Member, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard


February 26, 2019

“Egr1 coordinated metabolic and circadian regulation of adipose functions”

Kostantin Kandror, PhD, Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Boston University School of Medicine