Elizabeta Nemeth is a co-founder of Intrinsic LifeSciences. She holds a Ph.D. in Molecular, Cellular and Neurosciences from the University of Hawaii. Elizabeta joined UCLA in 2002, and has been studying the biology of the iron regulatory peptide hepcidin.
Together with Tomas Ganz, she developed the first human hepcidin assay. She has made major contributions to the understanding of iron homeostasis and its dysregulation in many diseases, including inflammatory disorders, thalassemias, and iron overload diseases. In 2007, Elizabeta received the Grace Goldsmith Award from the American College of Nutrition for “significant achievements in the field of nutrition by a scientist under the age of 50 years”.
Elizabeta Nemeth’s Selected Publications:
For the full list of publications, click here http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=hepcidin%20OR%20ferroportin%20AND%20nemeth