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Dr Carlene Starck

Postdoctoral Fellow - Nutrient Uptake

Riddet Institute

Research Expertise

Research Interests

The role of lifestyle - physical, mental and psychological - in health, wellness disease prevention, especially with respect to protein folding/misfolding.

Thematics

Health and Well-being

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Analytical Biochemistry (060101): Biochemistry and Cell Biology (060100): Biological Sciences (060000): Cell Metabolism (060104): Enzymes (060107): Structural Biology (incl. Macromolecular Modelling) (060112)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 1 1

Supervision and Teaching

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Co-supervisor of:

  • 2018 - Emma O'Connor - Doctor of Philosophy
    Dietary antioxidants and the efficiency of oxygen transport and uptake during endurance exercise
  • 2018 - Yanita McLeay - Doctor of Philosophy
    The physiological effects of nutritional thiol supplementation

Media and Links

Media

  • 28 Aug 2009 - Newspaper
    Young scientist nets award
  • 19 Aug 2017 - Radio
    Informing women about nutrition and exercise
    This was a RadioLive interview with Carly Flynn that stemmed from my Wonder Women workshops.
  • 12 Apr 2014 - Newspaper
    Cycle project tests kids' fitness, safety skills
  • 09 Dec 2014 - Newspaper
    Cycling tests get kids off the couch
  • 05 Aug 2017 - Newspaper
    Wonder Women workshops aim to empower and educate
  • 04 Oct 2009 - Magazine
    Balancing her passions: When good proteins go bad
  • 03 Sep 2015 - Radio
    Too many exercising women aren't eating enough
    This was a RadioNZ interview focused on the Female Athlete Health Symposium carried out from the 3-4 September, 2015. I was interviewed with two other conference presenters, to raise awareness about t

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