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Special Seminar: Dr. Peter McGuire- NIH

Friday, March 15, 2019
11:15am – 12:20pm

Storrs Campus
Wilfred B. Young Building, Room 100

Special Seminar hosted by UConn Department of Animal Science and Department of Nutritional Sciences

Dr. Peter McGuire Head of Metabolism, Infection and Immunity Section, National Institutes of Health

Immune Modulation of Hepatic Metabolism During Non-hepatic Infections

Dr. McGuire is an internationally known scientist in the area of immunometabolism.

He is currently the head of the Metabolism, Infection and Immunity Section of the Medical Genomics and Metabolic Genetics Branch of the National Human Genome Research Institute at NIH.

Dr. McGuire uses animal and disease models to understand the interplay between mitochondrial metabolism and the immune system.

https://www.genome.gov/27558345/mcguire-group/

http://animalscience.uconn.edu/news_140_2897221050.pdf

Contact:

Dr. Sarah Reed, Sarah.Reed@uconn.edu

Animal Science Department (primary)

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