The Laboratory Rat

The Laboratory Rat - American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine Series

Third edition

Hardback (11 Nov 2019) | English

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The third edition of The Laboratory Rat features updated information on a variety of topics, including rats as research models for basic and translational research in areas such as genomics, alcoholism, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, obesity, neuroscience, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, regenerative medicine, and infectious disease. New information related to the husbandry and veterinary care of rats is provided including topics related to nutrition, reproduction, anesthesia and surgery, infectious and noninfectious disease, and the care of surgical and other fragile models.  It is a premier source of information on the laboratory rat, this book will be of interest to veterinary and medical students, senior graduate students, postdocs and researchers who utilize animals in biomedical research.

Book information

ISBN: 9780128143384
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Imprint: Academic Press
Pub date:
Edition: Third edition
DEWEY: 616.02733
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 1178
Weight: 3350g
Height: 229mm
Width: 284mm
Spine width: 64mm