By EMILY FORD, Salisbury Post

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Dr. Martin Kohlmeier has joined the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s in Kannapolis to advance personalized nutrition.

Kohlmeier will relocate to Kannapolis to serve as faculty and primary investigator in the NRI Nutrigenetics Laboratory. UNC-Chapel Hill is one of eight universities studying health, nutrition and agriculture at the

Kohlmeier will maintain his appointment as a research professor with the Department of Nutrition at the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine and School of Public Health.

His work is dedicated to helping the public benefit from recent advancements in genetics and nutrition.

”We can now read the body’s DNA blueprint down to very fine details, and I want to help translate this knowledge into practical directions for people’s health,“ Kohlmeier said in a statement.

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