University of Nottingham Malaysia
Faculty of Science

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Soma Mitra

Associate Professor,


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    Malaysia Campus
    Jalan Broga
    43500 Semenyih
    Selangor Darul Ehsan
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Teaching Summary

Human Physiology and Metabolism Determination of Body Composition Assessment of Nutritional Status International Nutrition Sports and Exercise Nutrition

Research Summary

Research Interests

1. Investigating nutrient gene interactions and obesity related phenotypes in adults.

- Dietary interventions to ameliorate metabolic risk factors of non-communicable diseases.

2. Investigating musculoskeletal health of children, of post-menopausal women and of the elderly.

-Effects of Vit D deficiency in both muscle and bone in the above populations.

3. Investigation of soy intake and its role in the risk of breast cancer.

Selected Publications

Past Research

Nutritional factors and susceptibility to heavy metal toxicity.

Faculty of Science

University of Nottingham Malaysia
Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih
Selangor Darul Ehsan

telephone: +6 (03) 8924 8000
fax: +6 (03) 8924 8018

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