Management of unanticipated outcomes in transgenic mouse facilities

Stacy Pritt, Kerri Cozine, Henry Warren

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Experimental manipulations of rodents may result in unexpected adverse phenotypes that present problems from both regulatory and animal care-veterinary perspectives. The authors discuss the implications of unanticipated outcomes and describe a cage card-based tracking system used at the Harvard Medical School for the early detection and handling of unanticipated phenotypes in genetically altered rodents.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)27-30
Number of pages4
JournalLab Animal
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1 2006
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Animal Science and Zoology
  • veterinary(all)


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