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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: PHYSICAL ACTIVITY TO FUEL MANAGEMENT AND GLUCOSE REGULATION

Location: Food Components and Health Laboratory

Project Number: 8040-51530-054-05-N
Project Type: Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Dec 7, 2009
End Date: Dec 18, 2013

Objective:
Through a joint USARIEM/MRMC and BHNRC/USDA biomedical research initiative, develop practical biomedical models of human energy metabolism.

Approach:
USDA’s BHNRC will host an applied mathematician supported as a MRMC TATRC-funded IPA from the University of Tennessee. As a visiting scientist at BHNRC/USDA to jointly develop advanced mathematical models to predict the water and metabolic fuel requirements of physically active humans.

Last Modified: 2/23/2016
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