Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.
Note: Contents data are machine generated based on pre-publication provided by the publisher. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding.
Contents List of Contributors Preface Foreword 1. Historical Foundations J. Russell Lindsey and Henry J. Baker 2. Ethical and Legal Perspectives Beverly J. Gnadt 3. Taxonomy and Stocks and Strains Hans J. Hedrich 4. Morphophysiology John Hofstetter, Mark A. Suckow, and Debra L. Hickman 5. Clinical Pathology of the Rat Bruce D. Car, Vicki M. Eng, Nancy E. Everds, and Denise I. Bounous 6. Reproduction and Breeding Jeffrey J. Lohmiller and Sonya P. Swing 7. Assisted Reproductive Technologies and Genetic Modifications in Rats Yuksel Agca and John K. Critser 8. Analysis of Behavior in Laboratory Rats Ian Q. Whishaw, Forrest Haun, Valerie Bergdall, and Bryan Kolb 9. Nutrition Sherry M. Lewis, Duane E. Ullrey, Dennis E. Barnard, and Joseph J. Knapka 10. Housing and Environment Robert E. Faith and Jack R. Hessler 11. Bacterial, Mycoplasmal and Mycotic Infections Steven H. Weisbroth, Dennis F. Kohn, and Ron Boot 12. Viral Disease Robert O. Jacoby and Diane J. Gaertner 13. Parasitic Diseases David G. Baker 14. Neoplastic Disease Gary A. Boorman and Jeffrey I. Everitt 15. Metabolic, Traumatic, and Miscellaneous Diseases William W. King and Steven P. Russell 16. Medical Management and Diagnostic Approaches Glen Otto and Craig L. Franklin 17. Occupational Health and Safety Sanford H. Feldman and David N. Easton 18. Experimental Modeling and Research Methodology Michael A. Koch 19. Anesthesia and Analgesia George A. Vogler 20. Euthanasia and Necropsy Jeffrey I. Everitt and Elizabeth A. Gross 21. Integrating Biology with Rat Genomic Tools Carol Moreno and Howard J. Jacob 22. Gnotobiotics Philip B. Carter and Henry L. Foster 23. Spontaneous, Surgically and Chemically Induced Models of Disease Dwight R. Owens 24. The Nude Rat Martha A. Hanes 25. Gerontology and Age-Associated Lesions Nancy L. Nadon 26. Cardiovascular Research Peter G. Anderson, Sanford P. Bishop, and J. Thomas Peterson 27. Toxicology Thomas E. Hamm, Mary Ann Vasbinder, and Angela King-Herbert 28. Embryology and Teratology Carol Erb 29. Immunology Veronica Jennings and Dirck Dillehay 30. Wild and Black Rats Marc Hulin and Robert Quinn Appendix Subject Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Rats as laboratory animals.