Adipose tissue

Adipose tissue  


Metabolic Health Department

Department Manager: Kei Sakamoto, Ph.D. Contact


Main purpose: We build the scientific foundation to reduce the risk of cardio-metabolic disorders through early life programming, to promote healthy growth in infants and children, and to maintain cardio-metabolic health with successful weight management in later life.


Key Goals

  • Biomarkers for metabolic health
  • Nutritional solutions for maintenance of metabolic health
  • Metabolic health of babies through maternal and infant nutrition
  • Maternal nutrition and breastmilk quality