DOCE Researcher Laura den Hartigh, PhD, Receives NIH K01 Award

Dr. Laura den Hartigh has been awarded an NIH K01 for her project entitled “Alterations in Adipocyte Lipid Metabolism by Trans-10, Cis-12 CLA Supplementation”.  The project examines the mechanisms by which 10,12CLA confers resistance to diet-induced weight gain in mice, including pathways involved in adipocyte fatty acid oxidation and brown adipogenesis. Dr. den Hartigh is a Research Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition