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James Ntambi

James Ntambi

Genetic regulation of metabolism and fat cell differentiation

Professor, biochemistry, nutritional sciences College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-265-3700 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Fat cell differentiation and function; obesity
  • Genetic regulation of lipid metabolism
  • Genetic regulation of carbohydrate metabolism
  • Scientific education in Africa
  • Diabetes


  • Member, National Institutes of Health study sections
  • Author of numerous scientific articles
  • Excellence in international activities award, 2009