Utilizing Stable Isotope Tracers in Preclinical Models of Obesity

Utilizing Stable Isotope Tracers in Preclinical Models of Obesity

WED, JUN 17, 2020

OBESITY SERIES 2020: Marshall McCue, PhD presents case studies using small mammals where 13C-labeled nutrient oxidation is tracked second-by-second in real-time using the newest laser-based stable isotope approaches.

Brain Circuits Driving Appetite

Brain Circuits Driving Appetite

WED, JUN 10, 2020

OBESITY SERIES 2020: Lora Heisler, PhD discusses the unique brain circuits that are controllers of body weight, reviews how our genes impact our waistline and explains how obesity medications leverage basic neurobiology to reduce hunger and decrease body weight.

VO2 MAX Test Optimization for Cardiometabolic Phenotyping in Rodents

VO2 MAX Test Optimization for Cardiometabolic Phenotyping in Rodents

THU, JUN. 4, 2020

Attend this webinar to learn how VO2max exercise testing can be used to assess the cardiometabolic phenotype of rodents.

Obesity Webinar Series 2020

Obesity Webinar Series 2020

STARTING JUNE 2020

A webinar series focused on late-breaking research and discovery relating to the physiological mechanisms of obesity-related disease.

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

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

ON DEMAND

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.

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)

ON DEMAND

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

ON DEMAND

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.