Michael K. McIntosh
**Education:- Ph.D., University of Georgia, 1987 - M.S., University of Alberta, 1983 - B.S., Ohio University, 1973
*Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes:
- How does increased adiposity promote inflammation and insulin resistance?
- What role do (pre)adipocytes, macrophages, and myotubes play in mediating inflammation and insulin resistance associated with obesity?
*Nutritional Regulation of Human Adipocytes and Cross-talk with Macrophages:
- How do saturated or trans fatty acids impact adipocyte gene/protein expression and metabolism, signaling, and insulin sensitivity?
- Mechanism(s) by which grape powder extract, mangosteen, or their bioactive components prevent inflammation and insulin resistance?
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