|Core Director:||Tim R. Nagy, Ph.D.
Department of Nutrition Sciences
Phone: (205) 934-4088
|Assistant Core Directors:||Bob Kesterson, Ph.D. (Transgenic Mouse Subcore)
Department of Genetics
Phone: (205) 934-7206
Stephen Watts, PhD (Aquatic Animal Models Subcore)
Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences
Phone: (205) 934-2405
|Contact Information:||Maria S. Johnson, Ph.D.
Phone: (205) 934-4008
Purpose of the Core
The Animal Models Core (AMC) provides specialized expertise in the use of animal models and state-of-the-art instrumentation to facilitate animal research related to nutrition and obesity. The AMC is a unique resource for investigators with services and resources offered not available elsewhere on campus.
The Specific Aims of the Core are:
Subcores Supported by Animal Models Core :