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The Bionutrition and Metabolic Exercise Core

The Bionutrition and Metabolic Exercise core at UC Irvine Institute for Clinical & Translational Science provides support to investigators requiring resources in the field of bionutrition and metabolism.

Support includes:

  • Consultations in study designs and grant applications
  • Utilization of metabolic equipment (DEXA scanners, indirect calorimeters, glucose analyzers and continuous monitors, anthropometric measurement devices, indirect measurements of endothelial function, exhaled breath analysis, blood gas content analysis)
  • Preparation and administration of study diets
  • Assessment of food intake (food diaries, three-day recalls)
  • Analysis of ingested nutrients

For more information, please email Dr. Pietro Galassetti.