Expedited Phenotyping

Mice from these vendors do not require quarantine:
  • Jackson Labs
  • Harlan Teklad
  • Taconic Farms
  • Charles River Labs
  • National Cancer Institute
  • National Institute of Aging
  • UC Davis Mouse Biology Program

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

Latest News

Twitter Feed

2 weeks ago
Well done Dr. Julio Ayala @TheBurro34 of VMMPC. This instrument will be an asset to our continuing mission of advancing our understanding of metabolic diseases in mouse models. @vumcdiabetes @VUBasicSciences @VUMCResearch https://t.co/3aYtjroMND
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Julio Ayala @TheBurro34
Can't wait to get this new toy! Thanks to @SableSys and @MouseCentral https://t.co/N6nlk05nsV
2 weeks ago
Elegant work from @cityofhope showing that the argonaute-1 - TSP1 pathway control vascularization and function of adipose tissues, insulin sensitivity, and whole-body metabolic state. Congrats to @FuegerLab and Metabolism Core for their integral role in these studies. https://t.co/jLLL1ukzg9
2 months ago
New from VMMPC! @louise_lantier and colleagues show absence of AMPK increases insulin sensitivity. Compensation preserves metabolic processes. https://t.co/kQvaTMK8fd