Arild Christian Rustan

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Visiting address Gydas vei 8 (STAMI-bygget)
Postal address Postboks 1068 Blindern 0316 OSLO

Academic Interests

I have extensive experience with functional studies on energy metabolism, mitochondrial function, metabolic switching and insulin resistance in different cell models, especially human skeletal muscle cells (myotubes) established from normal, obese or type 2 diabetic individuals.

Higher education and employment history

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Participant, EU projects/networks:

Norwegian coordinator, Polish-Norwegian Research Fund (OPI-EAA)

MC member of MITOFOOD (COST-action FA0602), which is a research community for nutritional optimization of mitochondrial function for health promotion and disease resistance.


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Tags: Pharmacology, energy metabolism, mitochondria, fatty acids, exercise
Published Nov. 3, 2010 3:43 PM - Last modified June 8, 2021 7:16 PM


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