The gravitostat - a novel system regulating body fat homeostasis

Research group
Active research
Project owner
Institutionen för neurovetenskap och fysiologi

Short description

This is a cross-disciplinary study between obesity research (JOJ) and bone research (Prof Claes Ohlsson). Epidemiologic studies demonstrate that subjects who spend much time sitting have increased risk of obesity.

Group members

Professor John-Olov Jansson Principle investigator
(with Professor Claes Ohlsson)
Daniel Hägg Researcher
Fredik Anesten Doctoral student
Jakob Bellman Doctoral student
Jovana Slatkovic Doctoral student
Per-Anders Jansson Professor, Clinical collaborator
Mathilda Magnusson, Teaching  Assistant