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The Course Faculty compiled the following list of references that may be useful when learning about isotope tracers in metabolic research.

Mass spectrometry

 Information on the heated-hand vein technique

Deuterated water for GNG
Deuterated water for Lipid and Protein Synthesis
  • tcaCalc (free access) - The tcaCALC program performs an isotopomer analysis to estimate relative pathway fluxes in biological systems at metabolic and isotopic steady state.

  • INCA - is a MATLAB-based software package for isotopomer network modeling and metabolic flux analysis.

  • MatLab - combines a desktop environment tuned for iterative analysis and design processes with a programming language that expresses matrix and array mathematics directly

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