Our primary interest is understanding how the central nervous system regulates energy stores.
Roger Cone Lab
- central nervous system control of energy homeostasis
- role of neural circuits in obesity, disease cachexia, and anorexia nervosa
- development of small molecule compounds for the treatment of obesity
Roger Cone is the Mary Sue Coleman Director of the U-M Life Sciences Institute. His research program is focused on the central nervous system's regulation of energy stores, and the neurobiology of obesity.