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Valentine Altamero

Valentine Altamero is a visiting professor of biology at Texas Wesleyan University

Valentine Altamero

Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
Schollmaier Science & Technology Center 119


  • Midwestern State University, B.S. Biology (2007)
  • Colorado State University, M.S. Biomedical Sciences (2008)

Research Interests/Scholastic Profile

  • Blood Lipid Fatty Acid Composition
  • Effect of dietary macronutrients on the development of obesity-related disorders

Courses taught at Texas Wesleyan

  • BIO 2301 Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BIO 2101 Laboratory for Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BIO 2302 Anatomy and Physiology II
  • BIO 2102 Laboratory for Anatomy and Physiology II
  • Altamero VJ, Adams MB, Belzer LM, Parks EJ. Blood Lipid Fatty Acid Composition: Relationships to Physical/Metabolic Characteristics in Well-Characterized Subjects with Metabolic Syndrome [abstract]. Diabetes. 2010;59 (suppl 1)