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bone mineral density (BMD)
grams per centimeter squared (g/cm²)
bone mineral density
Bone Mineral Density, BMD, (g/cm2) (cm squared) by DXA (Dual energy X-ray
Absorptiometry) from whole animal (25 weeks) and from carcass (fat tissue and
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Effects of Ryanadine receptor hemizygosity on energy expenditure with running wheel
Investigation of systemic loss of bone mass following bone fracture in older (1 yo) mice- DEXA analysis with baseline and 3 timepoints post-fracture
Energy expenditure in D36 mice
Gross body composition and Energy expenditure in Ncor1D (Ncor1-omega KO) cohort 2
Gross body composition and Energy expenditure in Ncor1D (Ncor1-omega KO) mice
Ravi Kumar Pasumarthi
Gross body composition and Energy Expenditure in Negr1 mice
Gross body composition and Energy Expenditure in PWS (Snord116del) mice
Gross body composition and Energy Expenditure in PWS (Snord116del) mice (cohort 2)
Gross body composition and Energy Expenditure in PWS (Snord116del) mice (cohort 3)
Gross body composition and Energy expenditure in Xkr6 (-/-) mice
Maria Gloria Dominguez-Bello
Effect of birth mode on body composition in male and female offspring
Ravi Kumar Pasumarthi
Energy expenditure and body composition in WT and Pcsk1n (-/-) mice
Metabolic measurements in p65Schc -/- mice
Effect of conditionally targeted (Sim1-cre or SF1-cre) knockout of Rai1 on energy expenditure and meal patterns
Sex differences in energy expenditure, meal patterns, and body composition in response to short term high fat diet (4 weeks)
Gross body composition in Igh-6 (-/-) mice
Effect of maternal antibodies on neonatal body composition
Effect of muscle-specific p110beta knockout on whole body energy expenditure and body composition
Mee Jean Kim
Effect of Tmem55b ASOs on body composition
Influence of Myo KO mutation on metabolic phenotype and energy balance
Effect of altered light cycle (5 day darkness) on energy expenditure and meal patterns in mouse model of Prader-Willi syndrome
Effect of Heph (hephaestin) ablation on energy expenditure and body composition
Investigation of systemic loss of bone mass following bone fracture in young mice- DEXA analysis with baseline and 3 timepoints post-fracture
Measurement of standard energy expenditure at 22C in Control and RyR1-R163C Heterozygotes (MALES-cohort1)
Measurement of standard energy expenditure at 22C in Control and RyR1-R163C Heterozygotes (female cohorts 2 &3, male cohort2)
Effect of Heph (hephaestin) ablation on meal patterns
Effect of ABAT ASO knock down on substrate oxidation and energy expenditure in DIO mice.
Effect of Mecp2-e1 knockout (model of Rett syndrome) on energy expenditure and meal patterns in male and female mice
Effect of high fat diet on energy expenditure and body composition of Nav1.8-LepR(fl/fl)mice
Michele La Merrill
Michele La Merrill
Effect of Maternal DDT exposure on baseline energy expenditure
Michele La Merrill
Examine effect of maternal DDT exposure on energy expenditure in temperature-challenged female mice.
Influence of single meal on energy expenditure and substrate oxidation in PKD mice.
Measurement of energy expenditure, RER and body composition in 12 month old mice placed on one of 3 diets(control (AIN93G), ketogenic (90% fat, 10% protein, 0.7% carbohydrate), or low carb (70%fat, 20% protein, 10% carbohydrate)) for 1 month.
Michele La Merrill
pathophysiological effects of arsenic on the metabolism and energy balance of adult mice
Associated MP Terms
MP:0000062 - increased bone mineral density
MP:0000063 - decreased bone mineral density
MP:0013613 - abnormal volumetric bone mineral density
MP:0013614 - abnormal areal bone mineral density
MP:0013615 - increased volumetric bone mineral density
MP:0013616 - decreased volumetric bone mineral density
MP:0013617 - increased areal bone mineral density
MP:0013618 - decreased areal bone mineral density
MP:0020009 - abnormal bone mineral density of femur
MP:0020010 - decreased bone mineral density of femur
MP:0020011 - increased bone mineral density of femur
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