Samuel Klein, M.D.
William H. Danforth Professor of Medicine and Nutritional Science
Chief, Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science
Department of Medicine
Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science
|Mailing Address:||Campus Box 8031
660 S. Euclid Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
|Office Location:||West Building
2nd Floor, Room 201
|Office Phone:||(314) 362-8708|
Metabolic Regulation and Obesity
Prevention and Contol
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Dr. Klein's research is characterized by the use of stable isotope tracers and cellular analysis of tissue samples in studies conducted in human subjects to simultaneously evaluate cellular, regional, and whole-body substrate metabolism. His laboratory is particularly interested in the mechanisms responsible for the metabolic abnormalities associated with obesity.