SATORU KENNETH NISHIMOTO, Ph.D., B.A.

Professor
Dept of Micr, Immun, & Biochem
 
Professor
Medical Education

Office: 301b Molecular Sciences Building
Tel: (901) 448-8753
snishimoto@uthsc.edu

Area of teaching/subject

DNA basics, replication, repair, recombination; RNA transcription, processing,control during development; cellular aqueous environment, pH, pH buffers; collagen, proteoglycans, glycoproteins, bone biology, blood coagulation, extracellular matrix; lipid and sugar digestion, metabolism, interconversions integrations of metabolism; vitamins, minerals, and their importance to nutrition; Nutrition of elderly, pregnancy, newborns, teenagers, nutrition in management of chronic disease, nutrition in diabetics, nutrition and cancer, nutrition and alcoholism.