Press Release

01.01.2021

New IDC group: Metabolic Physiology

Dr. Kenneth Dyar, former postdoc of Prof. Henriette Uhlenhaut's group “Molecular Endocrinology” has just founded a new group within the Institute for Diabetes and Cancer, which officially started on 1st of January.

Together with teammates Gabi Möller, Janina Tokarz, Marion Schieweg, and Gabi Zieglmeier, they will apply functional metabolomics and genomics tools to investigate how lifestyle-dependent factors (ex. diet and exercise) determine health or disease, and how this knowledge can be harnessed to promote healthspan and increase quality of life.