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Inside Scientific Webinar: Sex, Sugar, Fat, and Heat: Factors That Affect Energy Budgets, Weight Management and Behaviors in Mice

DATE: Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 11:00am ET Presented by: Lauren Woodie, PhD and E. Matthew Morris, PhD Dr. Lauren Woodie is a Postdoc Trainee in the Institute for Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism at the University of Pennsylvania.  Dr. Woodie will present on the topic “The Physio-Metabolic Effects of Western Diet-Induced Obesity in a Male Mouse Model”.

2020-11-09T17:36:04-08:00Published on October 24th, 2020|What's New|

Promethion® Isocage Negative Pressure Mouse Cage

Sable Systems International introduces the Promethion Isocage, designed for metabolic and behavioral studies using germ-free or immunocompromised mice, as well as supporting murine SARS-CoV-2 research. This biocontainment cage starts out as the Tecniplast Isocage-P, which Sable customizes with a magnetically mounted running wheel, food hopper, water bottle and body mass habitat. When integrated with the Promethion Core metabolic and behavioral phenotyping system, the Isocage provides a stress-free environment with high air-flow rates, significantly reducing acclimation time for the animals.

2020-09-11T11:22:42-07:00Published on September 11th, 2020|What's New|

Inside Scientific Obesity Webinar: Utilizing Stable Isotope Tracers in Preclinical Models of Obesity Copy

Presented by: Marshall McCue, PhD. Stable isotope analysis is a powerful tool for obesity research. Nutrients labeled with these tracers are nontoxic to animal models and can be continuously tracked in vivo. In this webinar, Dr. Marshall McCue reviews stable isotope biochemistry, standard nomenclature, unit conversions and simple calculations. In addition, he presents case [...]

2020-07-30T16:52:38-07:00Published on July 30th, 2020|What's New|

New “Instructional Video Series” Provides Education in Metabolic and Behavioral Phenotyping

Sable Systems International is pleased to announce the launch of the Instructional Video Series, designed to provide education on a wide spectrum on metabolic and behavioral phenotyping topics.  This series shares the expertise of Sable Systems scientists, including John R.B. Lighton, PhD, the author of “Measuring Metabolic Rates – A Manual for Scientists (2nd [...]

2020-07-30T16:57:52-07:00Published on July 30th, 2020|What's New|

IMPORTANT MESSAGE REGARDING COVID-19 OUTBREAK

Concerning the rapidly evolving spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19): We want our customers and fellow researchers to know that Sable Systems is currently continuing our day-to-day essential operations, including support, service, manufacturing, shipping and sales. Some of our employees are working from home or on adjusted schedules. Per guidance from the State of Nevada, [...]

2020-03-19T16:16:18-07:00Published on March 18th, 2020|What's New|

New 2nd Edition “Measuring Metabolic Rates – A Manual for Scientists”

Sable Systems International is pleased to announce that Oxford University Press has released the 2nd Edition of “Measuring Metabolic Rates – A Manual for Scientists,” by John R.B. Lighton, PhD.  Dr. Lighton is Founder and Chief Scientist at Sable Systems. In 2008, Dr. Lighton wrote the first edition of the book, which today ranks as the [...]

2020-03-18T07:57:06-07:00Published on January 14th, 2019|What's New|

Sable Systems to Preview 2nd Edition Book and New Products at SICB Meeting, January 3-7, 2019

At the upcoming SICB Annual Meeting 2019, Sable Systems International will display the just-released second edition of Measuring Metabolic Rates – A Manual for Scientists, by John R. B. Lighton, published by Oxford University Press. Dr. Lighton is Founder and Chief Scientist at Sable Systems. Sable is also previewing new products at SICB, including [...]

2019-12-19T13:27:28-08:00Published on December 20th, 2018|What's New|