MMPC Courses
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Tracers in Metabolic Research
Announcing the Seventh Annual Course presented by Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Centers
Isotope Tracers in Metabolic Research: Principles and Practice of Kinetic Analysis
November 10-14, 2014
Venue in Cleveland OH
Wyndham Cleveland at PlayhouseSquare, 1260 Euclid Avenue (also where the course takes place)
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
1 (877) 999-3223

To book a room at the discount rate, please call 1 (877) 999-3223 and mention the identifier: 7th Annual MMPC Course
Please email Laila Boesinger ( if you are interested in sharing a room with another course participant.
This course is supported by the Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Centers.
A week-long course (with one-on-one mentoring sessions) in the theory and practice of stable and radioactive isotopic tracers for the study of metabolism in human and animal models.
The course brochure and registration form, as well as other information can be found at
Or you may contact Maren Laughlin at or or Deb Viane, Course Assistant, at

Isotec-Sigma-Aldrich is generously sponsoring five registration fellowships for graduate students and postdocs. To apply for a fellowship, go to

Glucose Clamping The Conscious Mouse
10th Annual Course : Presented by the Vanderbilt-NIDDK Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center (MMPC), Nashville, Tennessee
Glucose Clamping The Conscious Mouse: A Laboratory Course
September 8 – 12, 2014
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Vanderbilt-NIDDK Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center
Nashville, Tennessee
10th annual week-long course to familiarize participants with methods, protocols and quantitative tools necessary to perform glucose clamps in the conscious mouse.
Registration Closed for 2014
Click Here for more details.