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Juan P. Liuzzi

TITLE

Associate Professor, Department of Dietetics and Nutrition

FOCUS

Zinc and Other Trace Elements, Autophagy

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Liuzzi’s postdoctoral studies at the University of Florida focused on the characterization of the transmembrane zinc/iron/manganese transporter Slc39a14. Identifying novel roles of zinc and zinc transporters in the regulation of autophagy has been the highlight of Dr. Liuzzi’s research at Florida International University.

LAB

Location: OE267

Dr. Liuzzi’s lab website

EDUCATION

  • Universidad Central de Venezuela, Ph.D.
  • Universidad Simon Bolivar, MS
  • Universidad Central de Venezuela, BA

PUBLICATIONS/RESEARCH

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=liuzzi+jp