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Our Focus

The purpose of our lab is twofold. First, we aim to identify the molecular mechanisms that explain the increased risk of disease that accompanies weight gain, with particular emphasis on the etiology of insulin resistance and disrupted mitochondrial function. Second, we hope to reveal novel cellular processes that are responsible for fat development.

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Dr. Benjamin Bikman

3017 LSB
Provo, UT 84602
(801) 422-1798
Physiology & Developmental BiologyAssociate Professor
Curriculum Vitae