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.

ULK2 is Essential for Degradation of Ubiquitinated Protein Aggregates and Homeostasis in Skeletal Muscle

ULK2 is Essential for Degradation of Ubiquitinated Protein Aggregates and Homeostasis in Skeletal Muscle

VIRTUAL POSTER

Jordan Fuqua discusses how autophagy and proteolytic processes are regulated in skeletal muscle, specifically looking at ULK1 and ULK2 and their roles in maintaining skeletal muscle homeostasis, morphology, protein aggregate degradation and autophagy.

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.

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

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

ON DEMAND

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.