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Studies of heredity in rabbits, rats, and mice

by William E. Castle

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Published by Carnegie Institution of Washington in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heredity,
  • Rabbits,
  • Rats,
  • Mice

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W.E. Castle ...
    SeriesCarnegie Institution of Washington publication, no. 288
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS32 .A5 no. 288
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., 56 p.
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6617922M
    LC Control Number19012338
    OCLC/WorldCa2651713

    Rats and mice are omnivores and will eat food of both plant and animal origin. In the wild, rats and mice will eat a wide variety of seeds, grains, and other plant material as well as invertebrates, small vertebrates, and carrion. Their ability to scavenge partly accounts for their successful colonization of diverse geographic regions. The rat found early use in laboratory research in five areas: W. S. Small suggested that the rate of learning could be measured by rats in a maze; a suggestion employed by John B. Watson for his Ph.D. dissertation in The first rat colony in America used for nutrition research was started in January by Elmer McCollum and then, nutritive requirements of rats were used by Thomas Burr.

    Learn to treat a wide variety of small mammals and pocket pets with Ferrets, Rabbits, and Rodents: Clinical Medicine and Surgery, 4th ng the conditions most often seen in veterinary practice, this highly readable and easy-to-navigate text covers preventative medicine along with disease management, ophthalmology, dentistry, and zoonosis. Researchers hope to reduce Lewy body formation by genetic engineering ANCHOR. β-synuclein inhibits αS in mice, and may in future be delivered to patients to reduce or prevent Parkinson’s disease ANCHOR. Deep brain simulation. Studies of monkeys led to understanding of the entire nerve circuitry involved in human Parkinson's disease.

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Excerpt from Studies of Heredity in Rabbits, Rats, and Mice In some Wild mammals the White-spotting is more extensive, taking the form of a definite pattern, as in skunks, Studies of heredity in rabbits harp-seal, and the Malay tapir. The color pattern of skunks, while characteristic, is known to vary slightly, the value of a pelt increasing with the amount of black Cited by: Read this book on Questia.

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Title. Studies in heredity in rabbits, rats, and mice, Related Titles. And mice book Carnegie institution of Washington. Publication no. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Castle, W.E. (William Ernest), Studies of heredity in rabbits, rats, and mice. Washington, Carnegie institution of.

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(William Ernest). Studies of heredity in rabbits, rats, and mice. By William E. (William Ernest) Castle and Jamaica Plain. Laboratory of Genetics Harvard University. The Inheritance of White-spotting in Rabbits, with Special Reference to Gametic Contamination. Dutch 5 English 19 Relation of Dutch to English 25 Part III.

Observations on the Occurrence of Linkage in Rats and Mice. Tables 37 Bibliography 56 5r?S12 STUDIES OF HEREDITY IN RABBITS, RATS, AND MICE. By W. Castle. The Laboratory Rabbit, Guinea Pig, Hamster, and Other Rodents is a single volume, comprehensive book sanctioned by the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM), covering the rabbit, guinea pig, hamster, gerbil and other rodents often used in research.

This well-illustrated reference won a PROSE Award for Best Single Volume. Castle, William E: Studies of Heredity in Rabbits, Rats and Mice () - Read the full text online. Cooke, Tony: Exhibition and Pet Mice () - Written by the fancier who introduced the satin gene to the fancy, Exhibition and Pet Mice is essential reading for all show breeders.

The teratogenic action of thalidomide was investigated in rabbits, rats, hamsters, and mice. Peroral administration of 50,and mg/kg to New Zealand White rabbits, from 4 to 16 days of gestation, elicited dose dependent fetal anomalies. Besides arthrogryposis, the following other defects in tissues of mesenchymic origin were noted in order of decreasing frequency: pes varus, absence or.

Mice whose father or grandfather learned to associate the smell of cherry blossom with an electric shock became more jumpy in the presence of the same odour, and responded to lower concentrations. The most commonly used animal models in the study of tuberculosis are well addressed in a recent review.

24 Among the 3 species reviewed (mice, guinea pigs, and rabbits), mice are relatively resistant to tuberculosis infection, followed by rabbits, whereas guinea pigs were more susceptible to infection than were mice and rabbits.

Unlike mice. Certain fears can be inherited through the generations, a provocative study of mice reports. The authors suggest that a similar phenomenon could influence anxiety and addiction in humans.

Schirmer tear test is applicable to rabbits and guinea pigs (Fig. 1) but the test strip is too large for rats and mice. Breed differences are signifi cant, wth Ni etherland dwarf rabbits havng an uni usualy l high Schirmer tear test reading of ± mm/min compared with an average of ± mm/min in other breeds, and a range.

West of the Bussey Building there was a dog yard in which Clarence Little raised canines for his study of coat colors and Dr. Castle raised pigeons. In the early days the Bussey was bursting: a veritable menagerie of rats, rabbits, and guinea pigs. Abstract.

Oryctolagus cuniculus (n=21 + X + Y) The domestic rabbit featured prominently in the early days of mammalian genetics but this popularity has waned in recent has reflected upon the rate of discovery of mutants for the species and upon the number of known linkage groups.

Studies in heredity in rabbits, rats, and mice, (Washington, Carnegie Institution or Washington, ), by William E. Castle (page images at HathiTrust) Rats and mice [electronic resource]: destroyers of grain and food / (Ottawa: [s.n.], ), by C.

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifactReviews: 2. The latest evidence, a million-year-old fossil from Inner Mongolia, supports the claim that rats and squirrels are genetic cousins of rabbits.

"The discovery revitalizes the study of the. This has reflected upon the rate of discovery of mutants for the species and upon the number of known linkage groups. Despite this, the rabbit still remains a useful research animal for a variety of topics.

Some 45–50 mutant gene/loci have been reported, of which 34 have been employed in studies of independent assortment and linkage.The first (–) was when mice and rats became common research animals. Many of these original stocks harbored a variety of natural, or indigenous, pathogens.

During this period, improvements were made in sanitation, nutrition, environmental control, and other aspects of animal husbandry. Thus far, laboratory mice, rats, and European rabbits have been explored as potential animal models for different HEV strains with diverging results [23,24,28,31,32], but it has not been resolved yet whether those species are also susceptible to an HEV-3 strain derived from wild boar.