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In vivo studies

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    • Glucose homeostasis: glucose tolerance tests, insulin tolerance tests • Lipid homeostasis: lipid tolerance test, hepatic VLDL production • In vivo measurement of glucose uptake in adipose tissues and muscle (Terminal study) • In vivo lipogenesis in adipose tissues and liver (Terminal study) • Body composition: DEXA analysis of body fat or bone density, carcass hydrolysis (terminal study) • Animal models of insulin resistance (dietary, genetic). • Signaling studies in response to injections of insulin, and leptin (Terminal study)- Experimental design and consultation. • Measurement of hormone and metabolite concentrations – timing, stimulation, feeding status • Euglycemic-hyperinsulinemic clamp studies- Experimental design and consultation only. • Measurement of food intake in response to administration of orexigenic and anorexigenic agents
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    Wellenstein, Kerry
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    BADERC Metabolic Physiology Core (HMS)
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