Kuo Lab News

August 17, 2018
The Kuo lab receives a NSF grant to study the lifespan preservation function of triacylglycerol
The Kuo lab receives a NSF grant to study the lifespan preservation function of triacylglycerol
February 26, 2016
Dr. Min-Hao Kuo shows cells with higher fat content outlive lean cells
Dr. Min-Hao Kuo shows cells with higher fat content outlive lean cells

These results support the phenomenon known as the “obesity paradox”  - the concept that shows overweight people have the lowest all-cause mortality rates while fit people have mortality rates comparable to those categorized as slightly obese.