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Liping Zhao

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Appointment

  • Fellow
  • Humans & the Microbiome

Institution

  • Rutgers University
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology

Country

  • United States

Education

PhD (Molecular Plant Pathology), Nanjing Agricultural University
BS (Plant Protection), Shanxi Agricultural University

Awards

Rutgers University Eveleigh-Fenton Chair of Applied Microbiology
Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology
Scientific Advisory Board member for the Center for Microbiome Research and Education of American Gastroenterology Association (AGA).

Relevant Publications

Zhao, L., Zhang, F., Ding, X., Wu, G., et al. (2018). Gut bacteria selectively promoted by dietary fibers alleviate type 2 diabetes. Science, 359, 1151-1156. PMID:29590046

Zhang C., Yin, A. Li, H., Wu, G.,...Zhao, L. (2015). Dietary modulation of gut microbiota contributes to alleviation of both genetic and simple obesity in children. EBioMedicine, 2(8), 968-84. DOI: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2015.07.007. PMCID: PMC4563136

Fei, N., & Zhao, L. (2013). An opportunistic pathogen from the gut of an obese human causes obesity in germfree mice. ISME J7(4), 880–884. PMCID: PMC3603399

Zhao, L. (2013). The gut microbiota and obesity: from correlation to causality. Nat Rev Microbiol11(9): 639-647. PMID:23912213

Li, M., Wang, B., Zhang, M., Rantalainen, M., Wang S.,... Zhao, L. (2008). Symbiotic gut microbes modulate human metabolic phenotypes. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA105(6): 2117-2122. PMCID:PMC2538887

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