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Gustavo Nader
Gustavo Nader, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Kinesiology
Summary Statement

Gustavo Nader researches skeletal muscle growth control and adaptations to exercise. Ribosome biogenesis, transcriptional and epigenetic regulation of RNA Polymerase I.

  • Kinesiology - KINES
Office Address
101 Noll Lab
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802
Grants and Research Projects

Dr. Nader's research continues to focus on the regulation of ribosome biogenesis and its role in the regulation of muscle growth by employing human, animal and cell models of muscle hypertrophy. Additionally, the lab seeks to decipher biomimicry approaches employed by hibernators to define novel strategies to preserve skeletal muscle mass.