NPOD seminar Leena Hilakivi Clarke (U. Minnesota)
“Prevention of the effects of maternal obesity on offspring’s increased breast cancer risk and mortality”
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Leverton Hall Room: 304
Additional Info: LEV
Verona Skomski, (402) 472-3862, email@example.com
Leena A. Hilakivi-Clarke, PhD is a professor of food science and nutrition at the University of Minnesota (UMN), and assistant director for faculty affairs and leader of women’s health section at the Hormel Institute (HI). She is studying the role of gut microbiota in mediating the effects of dietary and environmental exposures on inflammation, cellular metabolism, and tumor immune microenvironment, and breast cancer. Her publication record consists of over 160 journal articles.