Calorimetry with Voluntary Running Wheel

Calorimetry with Voluntary Running Wheel


Per Mouse Per Day

Provide both Calorimetry (see Calorimetry for details) and Voluntary Running Wheel (see Voluntary Running Wheel for details) measurement simultaneously.

Service Description

Investigators who would like to measure energy expenditure while mice are exposed to voluntary exercise can accomplish this with small non-resistance running wheels within the TSE Indirect Calorimeters. This will serve to provide metabolic data and macronutrient consumption data that reflect ongoing running exercise.



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Traci Davis, MS, Core Manager
Animal Metabolism Phenoyping Core-Chapel Hill Facilities
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