The Laboratory Mouse
Author: Peggy Danneman, Mark A. Suckow, Cory Brayton
Publisher: CRC Press
Release Date: September 27, 2012
Since the first edition was published in 2000, there have been many advances in mouse research as well as improved strategies for protecting the health and welfare of laboratory mice. Revised to reflect those advances, The Laboratory Mouse, Second Edition continues to be the most accessible reference on the biology and care of the laboratory mouse. This guide presents basic information and common procedures in detail to provide a quick reference source for investigators, technicians, and caretakers in the humane care and use of the mouse in laboratory setting. Expanded, updated, and now in color, this new edition includes coverage of the biological features, husbandry, management, veterinary care, experimental methodology, and resources applying specifically to the mouse.