Research support

The effect of a plant-based diet on liver and adipose tissue health

grant holder
Dr. Lydia Afman
university
Department of Agrotechnology and Food Sciences Wageningen, The Netherlands

Dr. Lydia Afman

1. To examine whether a plant-based energy restricted diet has a more beneficial effect on liver and adipose tissue health compared to a Western-type energy restricted diet.
2. To elucidate via which mechanisms a plant-based diet regulates adipose tissue health.