Effect of diet on gut microbiome and metabolic pathways
Sid Kalala, Yuanchao Ye, Mohamad Mokadem
Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Sid Kalala represented The CHEC as a research fellow in the Mokadem Lab in the summer of 2019. He worked to understand diet-induced changes to the gut microbiota of mice.
Elucidating the role of angiopoietin-like protein 5 in plasma triglyceride metabolism
Kush Chaudhari, Shwetha Shetty, Brandon Davies
Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Kush Chaudhari represented The CHEC as a research assistant in the Davies Lab in the summer of 2019. He worked to uncover the role of the ANGPTL protein family in molecular fat metabolism.