All mice were obtained at 8 weeks of age from The Jackson
Laboratory (Bar Harbor, ME) with the exception of 129S6/SvEv
mice, which were obtained from Taconic (Germantown, NY).
Health status report:
The Jackson Laboratory Diagnostics
Laboratory routinely monitors and documents animal health
status using statistically valid sampling procedures and
JAX®Mice Quality Control Programs or the JAX®Mice
Catalog for the list of agents monitored.
Mice were housed in a specific pathogen-free (SPF)