'Exercise Hormone' Irisin Is More Myth Than Reality

Cell Biology faculty members Harold Erickson and Tomoo Ohashi were collaborators on an international study that has questioned the validity of scores of studies from around the world. This story has also been written up in Science Magazine.




Duke Department of Cell Biology

Cell Biology is one of the eight basic science Departments of Duke Medical Center. Faculty of our Department are internationally recognized for their research, which excels in basic biomedical research at the cellular, molecular, structural, and organismal level. Another important mission of the Department is to prepare graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and medical students for successful and rewarding careers in academic, clinical, and non-academic settings. Members of Cell Biology work together to generate a supportive, enthusiastic, and diverse environment that fosters the innovative and creative ideas that drives our science. Learn more....

 

Faculty currently recruiting students

The following faculty members in Cell Biology are currently recruiting Graduate Students.  Please click on the faculty's name to read more about their research.  Michel Bagnat, Blanche Capel, Stefano Di Talia, Cagla Eroglu, Chay Kuo, Terry Lechler, Chris Nicchitta, Ken Poss, Scott Soderling, and Eda Yildirim.


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