Physiology of Human Adipose Tissue


Ursula White, PhD

Ursula White, PhD

Research Focus

Adipose (fat) tissue is a highly plastic organ that is essential to maintain energy homeostasis. Dr. White's laboratory focuses on the important roles of adipose tissue during changes in energy balance and in the pathophysiology of obesity and associated diseases. She also investigates the factors and mechanisms that influence fat expansion and distribution in humans.

About this Lab

Lab description details to come, please visit  Dr. White's Faculty Profile for more information.