Touchstone Diabetes Center

Metabolic Phenotyping Core

Metabolic Cage Studies

The Metabolic Phenotyping Core has two systems for mouse metabolic cage studies: The TSE Systems PhenoMaster and the CLAM System (CLAMS) of Columbus Instruments.  

Both measure the calorimetry, activity, and drinking/feeding intake for a period of 5 days.

Please inquire for pricing of longer studies.

cages

Contacts : Syann Lee

Available Systems

 

Standard Metabolic Cages

Metabolic Cages in Environmental Chamber

Urine Collection Chambers

Cost

$750/block of 12 cages

$750/block of 8

$5/day

Number of Cages Available

36

8

8

Days of Acclimation

5

5

3

Days of Experiment

4-10

4-10

2

Diet

Pellet or paste

Pellet or paste

Powdered

 

 

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