Faculty Members

Dr. Jean Vance


Department of Medicine

Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism

About Me

Dr. Jean Vance is currently appointed as Professor in the Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism in the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry.


Intracellular lipid trafficking in mammalian cells.

Role of ER-mitochondria contacts (MAM) in phospholipid import into mitochondria

Cholesterol in the brain, particularly in relation to Niemann-Pick type C disease

Research Keywords

lipids, cholesterol, Niemann-Pick C disease, Lenz-, phospholipids, cholesterol, genetically-engineered