“We were looking for targets that drive cancer metabolism in triple-negative breast cancer, and we found one that was very specific to this type of cancer,” said Daniel K.
NST's Barry Shane was inducted as a Fellow of the American Society of Nutrition. This recognition is the highest award ASN bestows, recognizing individuals for significant discoveries and distinguished careers in the field of nutrition.
NST professor Barry Shane published a research article to The American Journal of Human Genetics on a new technique by which vitamin B12 deficiency can be diagnosed in otherwise equivocal clinical tests.
NST dietetic students Sabrina Lee, Weiwei Liu, and Joy Wang presented posters at the California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, April 22, 2016, in Riverside, California.
NST professor Marc Hellerstein published a research article in The FASEB Journal on the use of an isotope dilution method to measure muscle mass in a wide range of subjects.
A team of NST researchers (Professor Andreas Stahl, grad student Kevin Tharp, Rouying Feng, Louis Wong, Alaric Falcon, Hyo Min Park) published a research article to American Journal of Physiology.
Aparna Krishnamoorthy, 5th year Metabolic Biology Ph.D. Candidate in the Ryan Lab, earned 3rd place in the 2016 Grad Slam Competition.