Abstract for Grants
The Comprehensive Metabolic Phenotyping Core provides sophisticated metabolic testing in mouse models of obesity, diabetes and cancer on a fee-for-service basis. The CMP Core comprises expert staff and state-of-the-art equipment to perform a cadre of metabolic tests for both internal and external investigators in both academia and industry.
Among the CMP Core’s services are methods to
- measure energy consumption/expenditure
- insulin secretion and action in vivo
- body composition
- exercise capacity
- hormones, and metabolites
New services can be offered by the core at the request of investigators.