By James Fox,James G. Fox,Stephen Barthold,Muriel Davisson,Christian E. Newcomer,Fred W. Quimby ; Abigail Smith ;
Normative Biology, Husbandry, and Models, the 3rd quantity within the 4 quantity set, The Mouse in Biomedical Research, encompasses 23 chapters whose contents supply a huge evaluation at the laboratory mouse’s normative biology, husbandry, and its use as a version in biomedical examine. This involves chapters on habit, body structure, reproductive body structure, anatomy, endocrinology, hematology, and scientific chemistry. different chapters hide administration, in addition to meals, gnotobiotics and illness surveillance. There also are person chapters describing the mouse as a version for the learn of getting older, eye study, neurodegenerative illnesses, convulsive problems, diabetes, and cardiovascular and dermis ailments. Chapters on imaging options and using the mouse in assays of organic items also are included.