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Mass Spectrometry Core

Director

  • Jennifer Rood, Ph.D.

Mission

The mission of this core is to provide scientific expertise and resources for the administration and analysis of stable isotopes.

ABOUT THIS CORE

The Mass Spectrometry facility provides core services in two areas: energy expenditure and metabolism. Stable isotopes, or heavy atoms, are used as tracers to study human metabolism.