Normative Biology, Husbandry, and Models, the third volume in the four volume set, The Mouse in Biomedical Research, encompasses 23 chapters whose contents provide a broad overview on the laboratory mouseas normative biology, husbandry, and its use as a model in biomedical research. This consists of chapters on behavior, physiology, reproductive physiology, anatomy, endocrinology, hematology, and clinical chemistry. Other chapters cover management, as well as nutrition, gnotobiotics and disease surveillance. There are also individual chapters describing the mouse as a model for the study of aging, eye research, neurodegenerative diseases, convulsive disorders, diabetes, and cardiovascular and skin diseases. Chapters on imaging techniques and the use of the mouse in assays of biological products are also included.... laboratory manual, 3rd ed., A. Nagy, M. Gersenstein, K. Vinsterstein, R. Behringer, eds., pp. 148a150. Cold Spring ... Guide for the care and use of laboratory animals. National ... Laboratory animal bedding: a review of specifications and requirements. J S.Afr Vet ... Sample sizes and frequency of testing for health monitoring in barrier rooms and isolators. ... J Inst Anim Technol 22(1), 29a36. Truett ... The development and maintenance of the CRL:CD(SD) IGS BR rat breeding system.
|Title||:||The Mouse in Biomedical Research|
|Publisher||:||Academic Press - 2006-12-15|