We are a passionate group of scientists who want to further the knowledge of nutrition for cats, dogs, humans, and other animals. Please explore our website to learn more about us and the work we do.
We work closely with Dr. Kelly S. Swanson, who specializes in comparative nutrition and nutrigenomics. His laboratory website can be found by clicking here.
We also contribute to the Companion Animal Biology and Humane Education's goal of training undergraduate students in companion animal science. The group's website can be found by clicking here.
EurekAlert AAAS, Illinois professor of animal and nutritional sciences Kelly Swanson, left, and his research team, including Maria de Godoy, recently published a study that shows how molecular biology technologies are making the mechanisms underlying the pet obesity epidemic more easily understood.