Services and Prices:Lipid Metabolism

Fat Tolerance Test (description)
(1) Oral gavage (olive or corn oil)
(2) Intravenous injection (20% Intralipid) including dual catheterizaion of jugular vein and carotid artery
Hepatic TG Secretion (Poloxamer 407 or Triton WR-1339)
Free Fatty Acid (+ 3H-palmitate) Fluxes (under development)
TG/FFA Cycling (3H-glycerol + 14C-palmitate + CLAMS) (under development)

Research Acknowledgement

The University of Michigan Animal Phenotyping Core is co-sponsored by Michigan Nutrition and Obesity Research Center (MNORC) and Michigan Diabetes Research Center (MDRC). It is extremely important that our grants are cited in all publications resulting from the use of our services. Our productivity and effectiveness as Centers are measured in part by the citation of the grants in published work. So, PLEASE include the following acknowledgement in your publication:

This work utilized Core Services supported by grants DK089503 (MNORC) and DK020572 (MDRC) of NIH to the University of Michigan.