IBMS PHYSIOLOGY/PHARMACOLOGY GRADUATE STUDENTS

John-Paul Andersen

 
John-Paul Andersen

Hometown

Orem, Utah


Education

BS, Biotechnology

Utah Valley University - Orem, Utah


Lab Association

Yuguang 'Roger' Shi, Ph.D.


Hobbies and Interests

Tennis, volleyball, swimming, traveling and fluent in spoken Japanese


Research

John-Paul is working on translational research of aging and aging-related metabolic diseases. His research projects focus on molecular mechanisms underlying the role mitochondrial dysfunction in cellular senescence, aging, and aging-relate diseases using molecular, cellular, metabolic, and transgenic approaches. The overarching goals of his research work is to identify novel treatment and prevention of aging and the related metabolic dysfunctions, including type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases.



• Lectures, Posters and Presentations •

American Chemical Society Rocky Mountain Regional Meeting - Westminster, CO. - Oct 2012

Andersen, JP., Wogenstahl, E. and Bernart, M. : Isolation and Structure Elucidation of a Styrylpyrone from the Polypore Mushroom Phaeolus schweinitzii (Poster)