From Pregnancy to Menopause: Studies of Physical Activity, Behavior, and Energy Balance in Mice

From Pregnancy to Menopause: Studies of Physical Activity, Behavior, and Energy Balance in Mice

THU, OCT 1, 2020

Sharon Ladyman and Vicki Vieira-Potter share their research on the effects of hormones and pregnancy on daily activity in mice.

Animal Model Selection, Study Design and Current Trends in Preclinical Obesity Research

Animal Model Selection, Study Design and Current Trends in Preclinical Obesity Research

WED, SEP 30, 2020

OBESITY SERIES 2020: Dr. Fred Beasley provides an overview of study design, criteria for defining your study aim and expert advice for selecting the ideal rodent model for your preclinical obesity research.

Heterogeneity and Crosstalk of Human Brown Adipose Tissue

Heterogeneity and Crosstalk of Human Brown Adipose Tissue

ON DEMAND

OBESITY SERIES 2020: Camilla Schéele & Christian Wolfrum discuss the physiology of brown adipose tissue and share late-breaking research on the role of BAT in whole body metabolic regulation.

Hybrid PET/MR Enables Exploration of New Science Areas

Hybrid PET/MR Enables Exploration of New Science Areas

ON DEMAND

Experts discuss the synergies and implementation of state-of-the-art hybrid PET/MR technology and the new avenues of exploration it affords in the fields of neuroscience, cancer, and metabolic disease through to dual molecular probe development.

Brain Circuits Driving Appetite

Brain Circuits Driving Appetite

ON DEMAND

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.

Obesity Webinar Series 2020

Obesity Webinar Series 2020

JUNE - DECEMBER 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.

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.