A ‘Nobel’ Look at Metabolism

Jianhua Xiong

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Metabolism has recently been in the spotlight because of technical advances in metabolite measurement; however, it is not a new topic in the Nobel Prize's history. Emerging evidence suggests that metabolism is more complex than was previously believed. Retrospective analysis of the Nobel Prize-winning metabolic discoveries may inspire future studies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)809-813
Number of pages5
JournalTrends in Endocrinology and Metabolism
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 2018
Externally publishedYes


  • carbohydrate
  • cholesterol
  • metabolism
  • Nobel Prize
  • nutrient
  • vitamin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Endocrinology


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