Odet1 animal documentation

Male reproduction in 8 inbred founder strains of the Collaborative Cross: Organ weights, testis histology and sperm count, morphology and metabolism   (2015)

O'Brien DA, Odet F, Pan W, Pardo-Manuel de Villena F
With: Bell TA, Goodson SG, Stevans AM, Yun Z, Aylor DL, Kao C-Y, McMillan L

Animal documentation

Source All animals bred at University of North Carolina from parents that were fewer than six generations removed from founders obtained from The Jackson Laboratory
Between 70 and 461 days of age

Purina Prolab RMH3000, provided ad libitum

Provided ad libitum
Not specified
Not specified
Standard 20 x 30 cm ventilated polysulfone cages with laboratory grade Bed-O-Cob bedding; small section of PVC pipe included for cage enrichment
Photoperiod Not specified
Care and Use

Protocols performed according to the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals with prior approval by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee within the AAALAC accredited program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Animal Welfare Assurance Number: A-3410-01)