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John Speakman

  • PhD DSc
  • 1000 Talents A Professor
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences
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Research interests

and humans. Our work stretches from the gene to the individual level and we increasingly use a systems biology approach to try and integrate information across different levels.I work on factors regulating energy expenditure in wild and captive animals

About

my work concerns the causes and consequences of variation in energy balance

Groups

Co-authors (1262)

Publications (5)

  • Adiposity and Reproductive Cycling Status in Zoo African Elephants

    • Chusyd D
    • Brown J
    • Hambly C
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  • Dietary Fat, but Not Protein or Carbohydrate, Regulates Energy Intake and Causes Adiposity in Mice

    • Hu S
    • Wang L
    • Yang D
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  • The effects of graded caloric restriction: XII. Comparison of mouse to human impact on cellular senescence in the colon

    • Fontana L
    • Mitchell S
    • Wang B
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  • The effects of Ramadan fasting on activity and energy expenditure

    • Lessan N
    • Saadane I
    • Alkaf B
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  • Type 2 diabetes, but not obesity, prevalence is positively associated with ambient temperature

    • Speakman J
    • Heidari-Bakavoli S
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Editorships

Science

On the Board of reviewing editors

2010 - Present

Biology Open

Deputy Editor in chief (Founding)

2010 - Present

Professional experience

1000 Talents A Professor

Chinese Academy of Sciences

September 2011 - Present

Professor

University of Aberdeen

January 1985 - Present

Education

BSc in Maths and Statistics

Open University

August 2010 - July 2017(7 years)

DSc

University of Stirling

January 2005 - January 2011(6 years)

DSc

University of Aberdeen

January 1991 - January 1997(6 years)

PhD

University of Stirling

October 1980 - October 1984(4 years)

BSc (Hons in biology and Psychology)

University of Stilring

September 1976 - June 1980(4 years)