Welcome to the Hirschey Lab at Duke University, where curiosity and technology converge to decipher metabolic and mitochondrial signaling. Merging traditional biochemistry and innovative data science approaches, our team delves into cellular processes and deep mechanistic understanding.
Our passion lies in the exploration of the complex world of metabolism. We delve into the cellular depths with an extraordinary focus on how cells use metabolites and chemical modifications to proteins for signaling, how these usually function, and how they’re broken in disease.
In the Hirschey Lab, we strive to illuminate the unknown and uncover new biology. Join us as we merge past insights with future discoveries for advancements in human health and disease.
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