Stephen Farmer

Professor, Biochemistry

  • Title Professor,¬†Biochemistry
  • Office 72 E. Concord St Silvio Conte (K) Boston MA 02118
  • Phone 617.638.4186
  • Education PhD, National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR)

Professor, Biochemistry

Research Interests & Expertise:
Obesity, Diabetes, Cardiovascular disease
Metabolic perturbations contributing to the expansion of adipose depots
Expansion of white adipose (WAT)  tissue depots particularly the intra-abdominal depots contribute to insulin resistance and inflammation that lead to type 2 diabetes
Oxidation of lipids in brown adipose (BAT)

Websites:
BU Profile
Biochemistry Faculty

Departments & Programs:
Department of Biochemistry

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