The goal of the BMAC is to offer a comprehensive range of MS analyses for the structural characterization and quantification of nutrition-related biomolecules for NORC investigators. The predominant BMAC objective is to provide means for NORC investigators to gain maximum benefit from the power of MS with a focus on three areas of need: 1) To apply the sensitivity and specificity of MS to detect and quantify low abundance biomolecules;2) To develop innovative MS techniques for detection and structural characterization of nutritionor obesity-related biomolecules;and 3) To provide MS training for students and fellows in nutrition or obesity research. Because MS analyses are labor-intensive and require specialized skills, it is often more economical and practical for BMAC Core staff to perform MS analyses. In cases where sustained demand for analyses or development of analytical techniques is anticipated, members of investigators'laboratories are trained to perform appropriate MS procedures.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
5P30DK056341-13
Application #
8450899
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZDK1-GRB-2)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2013-04-01
Budget End
2014-03-31
Support Year
13
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$98,448
Indirect Cost
$33,679
Name
Washington University
Department
Type
DUNS #
068552207
City
Saint Louis
State
MO
Country
United States
Zip Code
63130
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