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Nutrition, Sports and Metabolism Science - Major Areas - Research Topics

1) Major area:

Sport Science (AA)

Research topic: Sports Science applied to experimental and human models

Description: Physiological and molecular responses to exercise, behavior assessment, physical training applied to experimental and human models, biodynamic movement and pedagogy of sports training.

2) Major area:

Nutritional Science and Metabolism - AB

Research topic: Cell Signaling, Nutrients and Health

Description: Molecular mechanisms involved in metabolic disorders; control of food intake and energy expenditure; epigenetics; nutrigenomics; metabolic programming; inflammation, pain and tissue repair; description and application of bioactive compounds, supplements and nutrients in chronic diseases related to nutrition; translational nutrition; intestinal microbiota.