Animal Mouse Physiology Core – Serving Vanderbilt Investigators

Instruments and Equipment

We have several instruments and equipment for self-use:
  • Promethion - Body composition
  • Metabolic cage rental
  • Pair-feeding hoppers
  • Temperature regulated housing cabinet
  • Telemetry System
  • SomnoSuite
  • Oroboros O2K

Our Mission

To advance research by providing novel experimental tools to the scientific community for phenotyping genetic mouse models related to diabetes, obesity, and other metabolic diseases.

Our Goals

  • Broaden the scope of techniques available to investigators
  • Standardize key methodologies
  • Expedite the completion of research
  • Compile a database for mouse models of diabetes

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On this Veteran's Day the VMMPC expresses its appreciation and admiration for all those who served our country. #RESPECT
Tracers in Metabolic Research. King Henri Brunengraber of ⁦ @cwru⁩ is in the room! Wonderful to learn from King Henri. MouseCentral photo
Tracers in Metabolic Research. Matt Merritt ⁦ @metabolicminds1⁩ dazzles audience with the vast application of NMR in tracing metabolic pathways. ⁦ @VUBasicSciences⁩ ⁦ @vumcdiabetes MouseCentral photo

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