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Liping Zhao

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Professor, Eveleigh-Fenton Chair of Applied Microbiology
liping.zhao@rutgers.ed
848-932-5675
Laboratory Website

Lipman Hall, Room 326
76 Lipman Drive
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8525

Curriculum Vitae (364k PDF)

Research Interests

  • Developing molecular and genomic tools for systems understanding and predictive manipulation of the complex microbial communities in human and animal guts.
  • Understanding interactions between diet and gut microbiota in onset and progression of chronic diseases such as obesity and diabetes.
  • Formulating nutritional interventions to modulate the relationship between gut microbiota and humans for achieving preventive health care.