Archive for November, 2013

12 November 2013

Workshop: Modeling the interplay of fat and carbohydrate metabolism with application in Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes

The Netherlands Consortium for Systems Biology (www.ncsb.nl), the FP7 Health project RESOLVE (http://www.resolve-diabetes.org/ ), Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (www.tno.nl) and  Eindhoven University of Technology (http://www.tue.nl/en), are organizing a 2-day, international workshop on

Modeling the interplay of fat and carbohydrate metabolism with application in Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes

Date: December 12 and 13, 2013

Location: Eindhoven, the Netherlands

Topics:

  • Modeling the interplay of fat and carbohydrate metabolism
  • Modeling clamps, metabolic challenge tests (OGTT, OFTT) and mixed meals
  • Applications in systems pharmacology and systems medicine
  • Applications in diagnostics
  • Applications in development and testing of medical devices
  • Applications to analyze transitions from insulin sensitive to insulin resistant states
  • Applications in diabetes education

Format: tutorials and research presentations

Registration: free of charge

Send an email to Natal van Riel (n.a.w.v.Riel@tue.nl)  in case you would like to contribute to this workshop by giving a presentation on any of the topics listed above.