Early metabolic defects in type 2 diabetes and obesity. Characterization of the metabolic adaptations of adipose and muscle tissue to foetal nutrition as well as to exercise and diet interventions in adult life.
Design, management and conduct of integrative physiological studies;
Physiological measurements of glucose and lipid metabolism;
Exercise training and dietary interventions;
Studies of gene regulation and expression in tissues and cells;
Studies of genetic disease risk;
University teaching in pathophysiology, cell biology and histology.