A Charles River-Hosted JAX™ Webinar: Comparing Mouse Models for Obesity and Diabetes Research


Webinar Overview

Want to learn about the strengths and weaknesses of the most popular mouse models of human type 2 diabetes and obesity? Join us as we discuss:

  • The benefits and limitations of some common mouse strains used to study metabolic disease
  • How genetic background and sex influence metabolic phenotypes
  • Environmental factors that can influence phenotype
  • Tips to help promote reproducible results
  • Preclinical efficacy study data using reference compounds to modify metabolic phenotypes


Webinar Presenter

Danielle Fontaine, PhD
Senior Technical Information Scientist, The Jackson Laboratory


Additional Information


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