ERIC Number: EJ243001
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
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Body Fat of Mice and Men: A Class Exercise in Theory or Practice.
Webb, G. P.; Jakobson, M. E.
Journal of Biological Education, v14 n4 p318-24 Dec 1980
Four means of altering fat levels in laboratory mice, contrasting invasive injection techniques with non-invasive dietary and behavioral means, are described. Relates these investigations concerning obesity to the practicality of using animal models as an approach in searching for physiological knowledge about human beings. (CS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)