Fees for the COEC Core services are:

  • Indirect calorimetry: $5/animal/day (minimum $15 for 2 day acclimation & 1 day measurement)
  • Indirect calorimetry (fish): $50/animal
  • Activity/body temperature measurements: $2/animal/day; $25/surgery for transponder implantation
  • Wheel running cages: $2/animal/day
  • Forced exercise wheels: $2/animal/day
  • Bomb calorimetry: $17.50/sample
  • Carcass analysis (mice): $25/animal
  • Carcass analysis (rats): $50/animal
  • Carcass analysis (fish): $15/sample
  • DXA small (for mice): $7.50/animal
  • DXA large (250g to 120kg): $12.50/animal
  • QMR (any size up to ~900g): $5/animal