Francesco S. Celi, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University

Francesco S. Celi, MD
Francesco S. Celi, MD

The Celi laboratory research has focused on the homeostasis of thyroid hormone, with an emphasis most recently on the interactions among brown fat, energy expenditure, and thyroid hormones.



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