The Laboratory Rabbit, Guinea Pig, Hamster, and Other Rodents by Mark A. Suckow
(American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine)

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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 2012 PROSE Award for Best Single Volume Reference in Science from the Association of American Publishers. The book includes basic biology, anatomy, physiology, behavior, infectious and noninfectious diseases, husbandry and breeding, common experimental methods, and use of the species as a research model. With many expert contributors, this will be an extremely valuable publication for biomedical researchers, laboratory animal veterinarians and other professionals engaged in laboratory animal science.

2012 PROSE Award winner for Best Single Volume Reference in Science from the Association of American PublishersOne-stop resource for advancements in the humane and responsible care of: rabbit, guinea pig, hamster, gerbil, chinchilla, deer mouse, kangaroo rat, cotton rat, sand rat, and deguIncludes up-to-date, common experimental methodsOrganized by species for easy access during bench research
 

About Mark A. Suckow

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Suckow, Diplomate ACLAM Laboratory Animal Program, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana.
 
Published December 14, 2011 by Academic Press. 1288 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Education & Reference, Nature & Wildlife, Professional & Technical, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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