Pankaj Kapahi, PhD

What I Do

Professor, The Buck Institute for Research on Aging: Buck Profile
Adjunct Professor, Department of Urology, UCSF
Adjunct Professor, Davis School of Gerontology, USC

I am interested in understanding how nutrients influence aging and disease. My laboratory studies how various tissues respond to orchestrate the organismal responses to nutrient changes in the fly. One of the questions we are investigating is how nutrients influence the formation of mineralization and stone formation using Drosophila as a model system