Members of the Center for Research in Obesity and Nutrition investigate a wide range of topics, including human physiology, metabolism, nutrition, immunology, inflammation, aging, and exercise, all in the context of obesity, insulin resistance, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and nutrition-related diseases. Recent publications from Center members are highlighted here:
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The Center for Research in Obesity and Nutrition research program integrates expertise across several institutions of the Texas Medical Center:
- Baylor College of Medicine
- Ben Taub Hospital
- Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center
- Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
- USDA/ARS Children’s Research Nutrition Center
- Texas Children’s Hospital
This network provides extensive opportunities and access to resources and equipment while encouraging formation of new scientific collaborations.
Advanced Technology Core Labs
Baylor College of Medicine operates over 25 Advanced Technology Core Labs that provide additional services to enhance studies in the areas of metabolomics, proteomics, pathology, and genomics.