Celebration of Christmas and New Year and Farewell Party for Ethan Feng at Yan Residence on Dec. 4, 2021

New Finding

We have discovered that endurance exercise training prevents onset of Freidrich's ataxia in mice along with improved mitochondrial function and reduced oxidative stress. The findings paved the way for clinical studies of the impact of endurance exercise in Freidrich's ataxia patients (Scientific Reports on Mar. 9, 2020)

New Member

Idhaya Vasu is a third year majoring in kinesiology with a minor in Chemistry. She became involved in the field of cardiology due to her interest in learning about sudden cardiac arrest and it's predisposition factors. Welcome!

New Method

We have invented a voluntary weightlifting model in mice, which promotes muscle adaptation and insulin sensitivity with simultaneous enhancement of autophagy and mTOR pathway (FASEB Journal on Mar. 5, 2020)

"上醫治未病 Superior doctors prevent the disease, mediocre doctors treat the disease before evident, inferior doctors treat the full-blown disease."-----Huangdi Neijing (2600 BCE) First Chinese Medical Text