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FOOD, METABOLISM AND SOCIETY

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Food, Metabolism and Society

The Food, Metabolism and Society research domain combines UCL resources to promote interdisciplinary approaches addressing metabolic disease and global nutrition, and to further communication between academics, policy-makers, the food industry, and the public.

Research Themes 
Metabolic Disease
Metabolism and Global Health
Biodiversity and Agriculture
Metabolism and Deep Time
Food and Decision-Making

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Metabolic Disease

Metabolic Disease

Research areas include obesity, type 2 diabetes and genetic disorders of metabolic function.

Metabolism and Global Health

Metabolism and Global Health

Research areas include malnutrition, metabolic disease in the developing world, and food security and supply.

Biodiversity and Agriculture

Biodiversity and Agriculture

Research areas include agricultural impacts on biodiversity, genetically-modified crops and urban farming.

Metabolism and Deep Time

Metabolism and Deep Time

Research areas include ageing, archaeology, and the historical and evolutionary perspectives on metabolism research.

Food and Decision-making

Food and Decision-making

Research areas include behaviour change for healthy living, obesogenic environment, and socioeconomic factors.

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