ERIC Number: EJ307510
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Health Benefits of Animal Research: The Mouse in Biomedical Research.
Jonas, Albert M.
Physiologist, v27 n5 p330-46 Oct 1984
Traces the history of using mice for medical research and discusses the benefits of using these animals for studies in bacteriology, virology, genetics (considering X-linked genetic homologies between mice and humans), molecular biology, immunology, hematology, immune response disorders, oncology, radiobiology, pharmacology, behavior genetics, convulsive disorders, aging, deafness, and muscular dystrophy. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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