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M.P. Clemente MSc

Position
PhD Candidate
Main activities
Research
Specialisation
Role of FHL2 in obesity-induced diabetes
Focus of research

 The incidence of Type 2 Diabetes (T2D) is rising in our aging and overweight population. To improve diagnosis and treatment of T2D, novel targets need to be identified. The expression of LIM-domain only protein FHL2 is regulated in adipocyte differentiation.

Research programmes

Prof. C.J.M. de Vries PhD (Regulation of Vascular Homeostasis and Metabolism)