Synergize your science with Obatala
Obatala offers contract research services to laboratories in industry and in academia. Our clients include US government entities, contract research organizations, non-profit organizations and academic research laboratories. Our in-house research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Our research areas include obesity, diabetes, energy metabolism, obesity-related disorders, cancer, musculoskeletal system biology, wound healing and regenerative medicine. We offer primary cell isolation and expansion services for regenerative medicine applications, wound healing models (pressure injury) and murine cell-based therapy and other small animal studies within the regenerative medicine space.
ObaCell™ is a great tool for disease modeling and drug screening. We can provide data in various areas depending on your interest.
We can measure changes in proteins expressed as well as those secreted.
If a biomarker is expressed at a genomic level and it is not abundantly expressed in the conditioned medium, we can digest our fat-on-a-chip and analyze gene expression
We can measure endpoints such as glucose uptake and lipolysis at various timepoints giving an indicator of adipose tissue functionality.
We can look at any adipokine of interest and any other markers of safety that you are interested in.