Nuttaporn Wongsiriroj, PhD

Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Mahidol University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand

Dr. Nuttaporn Wongsiriroj received her Ph.D. from Columbia University in 2008 where she studied nutritional and metabolic biology focusing on retinoid metabolism and actions with Professor William S. Blaner. She was then trained as a post-doctoral fellow in the laboratory of Professor Rudolf Zechner in University of Graz, Austria. In 2012, she returned back to Thailand and works as an instructor at the institute of Molecular Biosciences, Mahidol University. Her current research interests focuses on how micronutrients especially folate and vitamin A influencing on lipid metabolism, adipose biology and epigenetic programming. She is also interested in lipids and lipid modulation in dengue virus.