Dr Marlies de Ligt, Ph.D. (M.)
Postdoctorial reseracher at Maastricht University, department of Nutrition & Movement Sciences in the group of Prof. Dr. P. Schrauwen.
Research focuss: Effects of resveratrol supplementation on insulin sensitivity, mitochondrial function and metabolic health in individuals with compromised metabolic health, and the potential of new medication for the treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
Human clinical trials, entailing the following techniques:
- Hyperinsulinemic euglycemic clamp
- MRS: 1H-MRS and 31P-MRS
- Indirect calorimetry
- Body composition
- Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
- VO2max cycling test
- Inserting cannula
- Venae puncture