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(Jun. 22) The influence of intestinal bacteria on metabolic diseases

Last updated :2017-06-19

Topic: The influence of intestinal bacteria on metabolic diseases
Speaker: Professor Frank J Gonzalez
(National Institutes of Health, USA)
Moderator: Prof. HUANG Min (School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University)
Time: 9:00-10:00 am, Thursday, June 22, 2017
Venue: 125 Lecture Hall, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Guangzhou East Campus, SYSU

About the speaker:
Dr. Gonzalez is Chief of Laboratory of Metabolism, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health. He has more than 40 years of research experience in the study of drug and carcinogen metabolism, and in determining mechanisms of chemical carcinogenesis, primarily using mouse models, molecular biological techniques, and metabolomics strategies. He has published more than 1100 papers that received more than 82,000 citations (h-index 145) in journals including Cell, Cell Metabolism, Science, Nature, Nature Medicine, Nature Communications, PNAS, Journal of Clinical Investigation, and Hepatology etc. He is co-inventor on more than 20 US patents, has served as an advisory board member of various pharmacological, biochemical, toxicological, and pharmaceutical associations or societies, was on the editorial board of a number of journals, and provided consulting for the pharmaceutical industry. To date, he has more than 30 awards or special scientific recognition from various professional societies and associations. He has delivered more than 400 scientific talks or seminars all over the world.