Effect of Exercise on Genes that Control Muscle Function

Effect of Exercise on Genes That Control Muscle Function

The proposed project will examine how exercise counteracts metabolic disorders and type 2 diabetes through regulating gene expression. The project is highly relevant to public health because of the global pandemic of diabetes, obesity, and associated metabolic syndromes as well as the well-known metabolic benefit of physical exercise in correcting these disorders.

No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted


Acute bout of aerobic exercise at moderate intensity for 2 hours

Epigenomic Remodeling of Metabolism by Exercise