SuperArgus PET/CT: Advanced Pre-Clinical Imaging for Small to Medium Animals

SuperArgus PET/CT: Advanced Pre-Clinical Imaging for Small to Medium Animals

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Tonya Coulthard discusses the SuperArgus PET/CT systems, reviewing both basic and unique imaging capabilities, including real-time imaging of awake animals as well as multiplexed PET imaging of standard and non-standard isotopes.

Turn Away from Traditional Tethering and Towards a Better Method for Data Collection

Turn Away from Traditional Tethering and Towards a Better Method for Data Collection

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Experts discuss the use of a novel movement responsive rodent caging system as a means to minimize animal stress and enable unique discovery in many research applications, namely neuroscience, animal behaviour, drug discovery and cardiometabolic disease.

Reversing Hypertriglyceridemia and Hepatic Steatosis in Dysmetabolic NHPs with a Controlled-Release Mitochondrial Protonophore (CRMP)

Reversing Hypertriglyceridemia and Hepatic Steatosis in Dysmetabolic NHPs with a Controlled-Release Mitochondrial Protonophore (CRMP)

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Leigh Goedeke, PhD reviews spontaneous nonhuman primate (NHP) models of NAFLD and metabolic syndrome as a more clinically-relevant preclinical study platform.

How to Optimize Preclinical Diabetes Studies using Stress Free Methods in Non-Human Primates

How to Optimize Preclinical Diabetes Studies using Stress Free Methods in Non-Human Primates

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Andrew Puca, PhD discusses techniques for optimizing preclinical diabetes research in spontaneously diabetic NHPs, with a focus on stress free assessments of glucose measurement and response using continuous glucose monitoring and the banana tolerance test.

An Introduction to Isolated Langendorff Heart: Experimental Considerations and Best Practices

An Introduction to Isolated Langendorff Heart: Experimental Considerations and Best Practices

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Join Dr. Melanie White for a discussion on basic isolated Langendorff heart principles, key experimental design considerations, core technology requirements and best practice tips to support consistency and validation of your research.

Experimental Considerations when Planning Chronic Models of Cardiovascular Disease in Rodents

Experimental Considerations when Planning Chronic Models of Cardiovascular Disease in Rodents

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Join Dr. Tim Hacker for a discussion on experimental design, strategy, technology, common challenges and best-practices associated with planning long-term, chronic models of cardiovascular disease in rodents. 

Studying Smooth and Striated Muscle Function Using Advanced Tissue Bath Systems

Studying Smooth and Striated Muscle Function Using Advanced Tissue Bath Systems

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Aaron Stupica and Keshari Thakali discuss techniques tissue bath myography and present a unique case study looking at the effect of maternal obesity on offspring perivascular adipose tissue and vascular function.