Nicholas O. Davidson, M.D., D.Sc.
Professor of Medicine
Director, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology
Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology
Metabolic Regulation and Obesity
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Our interests focus on the genetic regulation of intestinal and hepatic lipid homeostasis, in particular diet-gene interactions in the setting of obesity, hepatic steatosis and gallstone disease. We are particularly interested in the metabolic dialog between intestinal lipid metabolism and insulin secretion and glucose homeostasis.