Labros S. Sidossis, Ph.D.
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX 77555-0264
Phone: (409) 772-8707
Fax: (409) 772-8709
Metabolic abnormalities in obesity, diabetes, burns and cardiovascular disease
|PhD||1994||The University of Texas Medical Branch
|MA||1992||The University of Texas at Austin,
|MS||1990||Queens College, City University of New York, New York|
|BS||1987||Aristotelion University of Thessaloniki,
Institutional Support (start-up funding) 2010-2013
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Goal: Provide salary support for research coordinator, technician and funds for supplies to generate preliminary data in the areas of lipid, obesity and burn research.
R01 AG033761 (PI: Borsheim, Co-I: Sidossis; 5%) 09/15/09-08/31/14
"Effects of Amino Acids on Regional Lipid Metabolism"
Goal: To determine if essential amino acid supplementation will improve the lipid metabolic profile in hypertriglyceridemic elderly by accelerating VLDL turnover.
Med. Res. Grant 84090 (PI: Chinkes, Co-I: Sidossis; 28%) 01/01/09-12/30/13
Shriners Hospitals for Children
"Special Shared Facility - Mass Spectrometry Core"
Goals: To maintain a mass spectrometry facility that enables the continued application of stable isotope methodology to the study of the response of humans to severe injury, stress, and rehabilitation. This includes service (routine sample analysis), methods development (both analytical and theoretical), and education regarding stable isotope techniques.