11 - 17
Using a Novel Feeding System to Decrease Obesity and Metabolic Disease in Horses
(Web Page; Tue Nov 26 11:06:00 CST 2013)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Melody A. de Laat, Queensland University of Technology, Pilot Study
Study ID: D14EQ-813
Description: This study will investigate whether a dynamic feeding system that requires free movement during feeding can be used to promote weight loss and reduce metabolic disease in horses.
Evaluating if Horses with Cushing’s Disease Have a Harder Time Absorbing Nutrients
(Web Page; Thu Feb 16 09:47:00 CST 2012)
D12EQ-823Dr. Nathalie L. Trottier, Michigan State University, Pilot Study
Identifying Bacterial Factors That Contribute to Equine Disorders
(Web Page; Thu Mar 14 04:16:00 CDT 2013)
D13EQ-040Dr. Jan Janecka, Texas A&M University
Identifying Breed Differences in Insulin Sensitivity in Horses
(Web Page; Tue Nov 26 10:48:00 CST 2013)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Jane M. Manfredi, Michigan State University, Fellowship Training Grant
Study ID: D14EQ-401
Description: This study will investigate how differences in the metabolic characteristics of muscle and fat tissue contribute to breed variation in insulin sensitivity.
Searching for candidate genes responsible for equine metabolic syndrome
(Web Page; Wed Mar 15 14:33:00 CDT 2017)
STUDY ID: D16EQ-401
INVESTIGATOR: Felipe F. Avila, University of Minnesota
Investigating the Link Between Environmental Exposure to Chemicals and Equine Metabolic Syndrome
(Web Page; Tue Mar 17 11:36:00 CDT 2015)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Molly E. McCue, University of Minnesota
Study ID: D15EQ-029
Description: Researchers will investigate the link between persistent organic pollutants in the environment and the development of equine metabolic syndrome.
Evaluating a Drug to Treat Inflammation in Horses
(Web Page; Mon Jan 04 12:32:00 CST 2016)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Samuel L. Jones, North Carolina State University
Sponsors: United States Eventing Association (USEA)
Study ID: D15EQ-018
Description: Researchers will investigate the effectiveness of the drug misoprostol in treating inflammation in horses.