UMD: A Globally Connected University

David K.Y. Lei

0121 Skinner Building
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 2143
Expert Credentials: 

Consultant, Center of Excellence Biotechnology Research, 3/08 - present, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. External Examiner, Food and Nutritional Sciences, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2004 to 2011.

Area of Expertise: 

Human nutrition, molecular and cell biology, zinc metabolism, plant bioactives, signal transduction, cell cycle regulation, cultures of normal human primary cells, tumor suppressor genes, obesity.

Country of Expertise: 
Ph. D. Human Nutrition Michigan State University (1973),Ph.D. Human Nutrition Michigan State University 1973