Irina A. Kirpich, Ph.D.

Irina A. Kirpich, Ph.D.

Irina A. Kirpich, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor of Medicine

502-852-1127 - Academic Office



Educational Background

  • B.Sc.: Lugansk State University (Ukraine)
  • M.Sc.: Lugansk State University (Ukraine)
  • Ph.D.: Pomor State University (Russia)
  • D.Biol.Sc.: Northern State University (Russia)

 

Research Interests

  • Gut-Liver interactions in alcoholic and nonalcoholic liver disease
  • Alcohol and dietary fat mediated intestinal and liver injury
  • Gut barrier, microbiome, probiotics
  • Epigenetics and hepatic steatosis
  • Oxidized metabolites of linoleic acid (OXLAMs)


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