The Farese & Walther Lab generates knowledge in the field of lipids, pertaining to their function in membranes and energy metabolism through best-in-class reductionistic and holistic approaches.
The Hotamışlıgil Lab at the Sabri Ülker Center studies innate adaptive pathways involved in metabolic health and diseases such as obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.
The Hui Lab takes the approach of in vivo flux quantification by integrating animal experiments, mass spectrometry, and quantitative modeling, to answer fundamental questions of energy metabolism.
The Schaffer Lab seeks a deeper understanding of disease mechanisms in order to facilitate development of new treatments and preventative strategies to improve the lives of patients with diabetes.
The Ubellacker Laboratory
The Ubellacker Lab will leverage metabolic vulnerabilities in metastasizing cells to target and treat cancer, with a focus on exploiting the lipidomic dependencies of cancer cells in the lymphatic niche.