Brian Dixon, PhD

Brian Dixon, PhD

Dr. Brian Dixon earned his Ph.D. in molecular and cellular biology from Oregon State University in affiliation with the Linus Pauling Institute. Dr. Dixon joined USANA’s department of research and development in January of 2009. As an integral member of USANA’s scientific staff, Dr. Dixon’s main role was to facilitate and manage all human clinical studies conducted at, and funded by, USANA and lead the product innovation team. In November of 2014, Dr. Dixon was asked to head the newly formed department of health and science education as its executive director. He continues to lecture internationally on the importance of nutrition for optimal health and manages the very popular website AskTheScientists.com, where users can find science-based answers to questions about health, wellness, and nutritional supplementation. To find out more about the importance of omega-3 fatty acids, please visit https://askthescientists.com/qa/biomga/.

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The Many Benefits of Omega-3s

Written by Brian Dixon, PhD No nutritional program is complete without a high-quality source of beneficial omega-3 fatty acids. Fats are an essential part of our diet. However, we should…

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Breaking Bacteria

Written by Brian Dixon, Ph.D., a molecular and cellular biologist Sponsored by USANA Health Sciences Bacteria get a bad rap. The bacterial defendant is charged and found guilty of committing…

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