Working to improve nutrition, food security and environmental conservation

My research career

Over 20 years, I have investigated on the biosynthesis, functions and analysis of carotenoids. I also enjoyed researching on the effects of hypoxia on the mitochondria, and lately I got interested on ecology and the mass-production of zooplankton.

I also study the health claims from the food industry that conflict with environmental conservation

The marketing that suggests consuming EPA and DHA has no scientific backing and unnecessarily exploits ecosystems already suffering


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