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Welcome to The UMass Metabolic Network


    • Metabolog
      Thursday, September 01, 2022

      The History and Future Plans of the UMass Metabolic Network

      The Metabolog is the new official blog of the UMass Metabolic Network. This first blog post looks back at our five year history and the future goals of MetNet. Welcome!

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    • Richard Possemato, PhD
      Monday, August 22, 2022

      Getting to know Richard Possemato, PhD

      The first MetNet speaker of the 2022-23 academic year is Richard Possemato, Associate Professor at New York University Langone Medical Center. He conducted his PhD studies on the process of cellular transformation with Dr. William Hahn at Harvard. His postdoctoral research was at Whitehead Institute with David Sabatini, where he developed genetic and continuous flow cell culture tools for studying cancer metabolism. Richard’s lab studies various aspects of cancer metabolism including mitochondrial iron sulfur cluster and serin metabolism. We asked Rich to answer random science and non-science related questions. 

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