All Experts in Metabolism & Nutrition

Editors

Prof. Alexandra Blakemore
Imperial College London, UK
Prof. Claude Bouchard
George A. Bray Jr. Chair in Nutrition and Executive Director, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System, USA
Prof. Zofia Chrzanowska-Lightowlers
Wellcome Trust Centre for Mitochondrial Research, Newcastle, UK
Prof. Ben Dunn
Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Florida, USA
Prof. Axel Kornerup Hansen
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Prof. Helen Henry
University of California, Riverside, USA
Prof. Peter Kotanko
Renal Research Institute, USA
Dr. João Pedro de Magalhães
University of Liverpool, UK
Prof. Eamonn Maher
University of Cambridge, UK
Prof. Anthony Norman
University of California, Riverside, USA
Prof. Eamonn M. M. Quigley
University College Cork, Ireland
Prof. Jonathan Shaw
Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Australia
Prof. Dr. Christoph Steinbeck
Friedrich-Schiller-University, Germany
Dr. Andrew Walley
St. George's University of London, UK
Prof. Paul Zimmet
Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Australia

Speakers

Prof. Bo Abrahamsen
Glostrup Hospital, Denmark
Prof. Luis Agellon
McGill University, Canada
Prof. David Allison
University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Prof. Stephen E. Alway
University of Tennessee Health Science Center, USA
Prof. Frances Mary Ashcroft
Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford, UK
Prof. Arne Astrup
The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Denmark
Dr. Shir Azrielant
Sheba Medical Center, Israel
Prof. John Baillie
Wake Forest University, USA
Prof. William Banks
Veterans Affairs Medical Center, St. Louis and Saint Louis University, USA
Dr. Thomas Barber
University of Warwick, UK
Prof. David Barker
University of Southampton, UK, and Oregon Health and Science University, USA
Prof. Louise Baur
University of Sydney, Australia
Dr. Christine Beedham
Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Bradford, UK
Dr. Ulrike Beisiegel
Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Prof. Richard Bergman
University of Southern California, USA
Prof. Hans-Rudolf Berthoud
Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University, USA
Dr. Kurt Black
Amgen Inc., USA
Prof. Alexandra Blakemore
Imperial College London, UK
Prof. Martin Blaser
New York University, USA
Prof. Sir Stephen Bloom
Imperial College London, UK
Prof. Edward Boyko
University of Washington, USA
Dr. Kate Bramham
King's College London, UK
Prof. Robert Branch
Center for Clinical Pharmacology, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Prof. Martin Brand
Buck Institute, USA
Prof. Randall Brand
University of Pittsburgh, USA
Prof. Lawrence J. Brandt
Montefiore Medical Center, New York, USA
Prof. George Bray
Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University, USA
Prof. Dieter Bromme
University of British Columbia, Canada
Prof. Kim Brøsen
Institute of Public Health, Clinical Pharmacology, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
Prof. David Brown
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
Prof. Henry Buchwald
University of Minnesota, USA
Prof. Carol A. Burke
Cleveland Clinic, USA
Dr. Jess Buxton
Kingston University London, UK
Prof. Marta Cascante
University of Barcelona, Spain
Dr. Lili Chan
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Dr. Constantinos Christodoulides
Oxford University, UK
Dr. Charles Crespi
BD Biosciences Discovery Labware, USA
Prof. José Cuezva
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
Prof. Ann Daly
Newcastle University, UK
Prof. Mayer Davidson
Charles Drew University, USA
Prof. Thomas Davis
University of Arizona, USA
Prof. Jean Pierre Després
University of Laval, Canada
Dr. Sabrina Diano
Yale University, USA
Dr. Maurice Dickins
Pfizer, UK
Dr. Vishwa Dixit
Pennington Biomedical Research Center, USA
Prof. Anne Dixon
University of Vermont, USA
Prof. Marc Y. Donath
University Hospital of Basel, Switzerland
Prof. Michael R. Duchen
University College London, UK
Prof. David Dunstan
Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Australia
Prof. S. Boyd Eaton
Emory University, USA
Prof. Robert Eckel
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, USA
Prof. Peter Ellison
Harvard University, USA
Prof. Charles Falany
Department of Pharmacology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Prof. B. Brett Finlay
University of British Columbia, Canada
Prof. Christopher Forsmark
University of Florida, USA
Prof. J. Kevin Foskett
University of Pennsylvania, USA
Dr. Pietro Franceschi
Fondazione Edmund Mach, Italy
Prof. James Fries
Stanford School of Medicine, USA
Prof. Toshiyuki Fukao
Gifu University, Japan
Res. Prof. Clement Furlong
Div. of Medical Genetics and Genome Sciences, Univ. of Washington, USA
Prof. Tomas Ganz
University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Prof. Andrew Gewirtz
Georgia State University, USA
Prof. Volkmar Gieselmann
Institut fur Physiologische Chemie, University of Bonn, Germany
Dr. Stephen Girardin
University of Toronto, Canada
Dr. Paul Gissen
University College London, UK
Dr. Tony Goldstone
Imperial College London, UK
Prof. Gregory Grabowski
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, USA
Prof. Niels Gregersen
University of Aarhus, Denmark
Dr. Francisco Guarner
Hospital Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
Prof. F. Peter Guengerich
Dept. of Biochemistry, Center in Molecular Toxicology, Vanderbilt University, USA
Dr. Michael Stephen Hall
Diabetes Prevention Forum, UK
Ms. Maggie Han
Renal Research Institute, USA
Prof. Grahame Hardie
University of Dundee, UK
Prof. Dr. Wolf-Dietrich Hardt
Institute of Microbiology, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Prof. Andrew Hattersley
University of Exeter, UK
Dr. Jenny Heathcote
University of Toronto, Canada
Prof. Dr. Johannes Hebebrand
University Hospital Essen, Germany
Prof. Daniel Hebert
University of Massachusetts-Amherst, USA
Dr. Steven Heymsfield
Global Director, Scientific Affairs, Merck & Co, USA
Prof. Dr. Anke Hinney
University Hospital Essen, Germany
Prof. Sandra Hofmann
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, USA
Prof. Elaine Holmes
Imperial College London, UK
Prof. David Hood
York University, Canada
Prof. Steve Humphries
Cardiovascular Genetics, BHF Laboratories, UK
Prof. Magnus Ingelman-Sundberg
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Dr. Nigel Irwin
Ulster University, UK
Prof. Janet Jansson
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
Dr. Paul Jennings
Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria
Prof. Eric Johnson
Dept. of Molecular and Experimental Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute, USA
Prof. Scott Kahan
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
Prof. Sunanda Kane
Mayo Clinic, USA
Prof. David Katzka
Mayo Clinic, USA
Prof. Peter T. Katzmarzyk
Pennington Biomedical Research Center, USA
Prof. Francine Kaufman
Medtronic, Inc., USA
Dr. Jarmo Kaukua
Obesity Research Unit, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
Prof. Ciaran Kelly
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, USA
Prof. David Kerr
University of Oxford, UK
Prof. Satish Keshav
John Radcliffe Hospital, UK
Prof. Tae Won Kim
Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, Korea
Dr. Michaela Kneissel
Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research, USA
Dr. Kathleen Knights
Flinders University, Australia
Dr. Charles Knowles
Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK
Dr. Jan Albert Kuivenhoven
Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Prof. Shiriki Kumanyika
Center for Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Dr. Edmund R.S. Kunji
University of Cambridge, UK
Dr. Braden Kuo
Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
Dr. Christopher Kuzawa
Northwestern University, USA
Dr. Max Lafontan
INSERM, Paul Sabatier University, France
Dr. Gwénaëlle Le Gall
Quadram Institute, UK
Prof. Rudy Leibel
Columbia University, USA
Prof. William R. Leonard
Northwestern University, USA
Dr. Jane Leopold
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
Prof. Aaron Lerner
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Prof. Åke Lernmark
Lund University, Sweden
Prof. Carel le Roux
University College Dublin, Ireland
Prof. David Leslie
Queen Mary University of London, UK
Dr. Michael Lewiecki
University of New Mexico, USA
Prof. James H. Lewis
Georgetown University Medical Center, USA
Prof. Roland Lill
Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany
Prof. Dan Littman
New York University, USA
Prof. Ruth Loos
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Prof. Michael Lucey
University of Wisconsin, USA
Prof. Ian Macdonald
University of Nottingham Medical School, UK
Prof. Ian Macdougall
Kings College Hospital, UK
Prof. Peter Mackenzie
Flinders University, Australia
Prof. Don Mahuran
The Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Toronto, Canada
Prof. Mark Mailliard
University of Nebraska College of Medicine, USA
Dr. Ryan J. Mailloux
Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
Dr. Igor Marín de Mas
University of Barcelona, Spain
Prof. Brian Mark
University of Mantoba, Canada
Prof. Timothy M. McCashland
University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA
Prof. David Melzer
University of Exeter Medical School, UK
Dr. Jochen Metzger
Mosaiques Diagnostics GmbH, Germany
Prof. John Miners
Flinders University, Australia
Prof. Ralf Morgenstern
Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Dr. Sam Nalle
23andMe, USA
Prof. Victor Navarro
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, USA
Dr. Christopher Nicchitta
Duke University Medical Center, USA
Prof. Jens Nielsen
Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Prof. Ole Haagen Nielsen
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Prof. Jeremy J. N. Oats
University of Melbourne, Australia
Prof. Marco Olivera-Martinez
University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA
Dr. Rikke Olsen
University of Aarhus, Denmark
Prof. John K. Olynyk
University of Western Australia and Department of Gastroenterology, Fremantle Hospital, Australia
Prof. Trevor J. Orchard
University of Pittsburgh, USA
Prof. Jose Ordovas
Tufts University, USA
Prof. Weihong Pan
BioPotentials Sleep Center, USA
Dr. John E. Pandolfino
Northwestern University, USA
Prof. John Petrie
University of Glasgow, UK
Prof. Martin Picard
Columbia University, USA
Prof. Xavier Pi-Sunyer
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, USA
Prof. Walter Pories
East Carolina University, USA
Prof. Josef Prchal
University of Utah, USA
Prof. Joe Proietto
University of Melbourne, Australia
Prof. Eamonn M. M. Quigley
University College Cork, Ireland
Prof. Rafael Radi
Universidad de la Republica, Uruguay
Dr. Jochen Raimann
Renal Research Institute, USA
Prof. Satish S. C. Rao
University of Iowa, USA
Dr. Scott Reading
University of Utah, USA
Prof. John Reinus
Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Prof. Allan Rettie
University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Prof. Gavin Reynolds
Queen's University, Belfast, Ireland
Prof. Aila Rissanen
Obesity Research Unit, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
Prof. Rosario Rizzuto
University of Ferarra, Italy
Prof. Gordon Roberts
Biological NMR Centre, Department of Biochemistry, University of Leicester, UK
Prof. Hiroyuki Sakurai
Kyorin University School of Medicine, Japan
Prof. Moin Saleem
University of Bristol, UK
Dr. Reza Salek
The European Bioinformatics Institute, UK
Prof. Maurizio Salvadori
University of Florence, Italy
Dr. Nita Salzman
Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
Prof. Wim Saris
Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht (NUTRIM), University of Maastricht, Netherlands
Prof. Naveed Sattar
University of Glasgow, UK
Prof. Immo Scheffler
University of California, San Diego, USA
Prof. Philipp Scherer
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Prof. Ulrike Schmidt
King’s College London, UK
Prof. Dale Schoeller
University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
Dr. Samantha Scholtz
Imperial College London, West London Mental Health Trust, UK
Dr. Erin Schuetz
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, St Jude Children's Hospital, USA
Dr. Emma L. Schymanski
University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Prof. Jacob Seidell
Free University Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dr. Eva Seiringer
Klinikum Wels-Grieskirchen, Austria
Prof. Arya Sharma
Michael G. deGroote School of Medicine, McMaster University, Canada
Dr. Claire Sharpe
King’s College London, UK
Prof. Jonathan Shaw
Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Australia
Prof. Paul Sherman
Cornell University, USA
Prof. Edith Sim
Department of Pharmacology, University of Oxford, UK
Dr. Mars Skae
Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, UK
Prof. Lewis Smith
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, USA
Prof. Mark A. Smith
Case Western Reserve University, USA
Prof. Steven Smith
Pennington Biomedical Research Center, USA
Dr. Linda L. Spremulli
University of North Carolina, USA
Prof. Anton Stalenhoef
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Netherlands
Prof. Eberhardt Standl
Munich Diabetes Research Group, Germany
Prof. Dr. Christoph Steinbeck
Friedrich-Schiller-University, Germany
Prof. Davor Štimac
University of Rijeka, Croatia
Prof. Julia Stingl (formerly Kirchheiner)
University of Ulm, Germany
Prof. Albert Stunkard
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
Prof. Mary Sugden
Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK
Prof. Joseph J. Sung
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Prof. Tsutomu Suzuki
The University of Tokyo, Japan
Prof. Boyd Swinburn
WHO Collaborating Center for Obesity Prevention, Deakin University, Australia
Prof. Mark Tarnopolsky
McMaster University Medical Center, Canada
Prof. Tetsuya Terasaki
Tohoku University, Japan
Prof. Maret Traber
Oregon State University, USA
Prof. Aleksandra Trifunovic
University of Cologne, Germany
Dr. Paul Turke
The University of Michigan, USA
Dr. Anna Vainshtein
Craft Science Inc., Canada
Prof. Luc Van Gaal
Antwerp University Faculty of Medicine, Belgium
Prof. Sten H. Vermund
Yale University, USA
Prof. Matthias von Herrath
Novo Nordisk Ltd, USA
Prof. Helle Waagepetersen
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Prof. Thomas Wadden
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
Dr. Andreas Wagner
Department of Biology, University of New Mexico, USA
Dr. Andrew Walley
St. George's University of London, UK
Prof. David Warnock
University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Dr. Ron Wehrens
Wageningen University & Research, Netherlands
Prof. Richard Weinshilboum
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
Dr. Johan A. Westerhuis
University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Prof. John Wilding
University of Liverpool, UK
Ms. Schantel Williams
Renal Research Institute, USA
Prof. Peter Wilson
Emory University School of Medicine, USA
Dr. Anne Wolf
University of Virginia School of Medicine, USA
Prof. Tien Wong
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Dr. Oscar Yanes
Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain
Dr. Vincent Young
University of Michigan Medical School, USA
Dr. Antonis Zampelas
Agricultural University of Athens, Greece
Prof. Alberto Zanella
Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Italy
Dr. Nathalie Zgheib
American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Dr. Ping Zhang
Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, USA
Prof. Paul Zimmet
Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Australia
Prof. Fabien Zoulim
Lyon University and INSERM, France