Diabetes and cardiovascular risk and function
The majority of diabetes and cardiovascular disease is caused by risk factors that can be controlled, treated or modified, such as overweight/obesity, poor diet, hypertension, cholesterol, lack of physical activity and ageing.
- Dr Nimesh Mody (obesity, insulin resistance, hyperglycemia, diabetes)
- Dr Mirela Delibegovic (obesity, insulin resistance, hyperglycemia, diabetes)
- Dr Mary MacLeod (hypertension and stroke)
- Dr Arimantas Lionikas (genome-wide association study approach in a search for genes contributing to muscle mass variability in humans and in the mouse models)