Donahue18: Gestation duration and maternal weight gain in 15 inbred mouse strains (2010)

Murray SA, Morgan JL, Kane C, Sharma Y, Heffner CS, Lake J, Donahue LR. Mouse gestation length is genetically determined. PLoS One. 2010 Aug 25;5(8):e12418.   PubMed 20811634     FullText

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Participants Leah Rae Donahue       The Jackson Laboratory Bar Harbor, ME
With: Murray SA, Morgan JL, Kane C, Sharma Y, Heffner CS, Lake J
ContactLeah Rae Donahue
AffiliationJackson Laboratory Special Mouse Strains Resource
AcknowledgementsFunding provided by the March of Dimes #MOD154LRD
Project type Phenotype strain survey data set
MPD identifiersDonahue18     MPD:444
Data changelog No updates/corrections.       Initial release date: 12/2012.
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Summary of procedures that were conducted
• monitoring system Gestation duration and weight gain during pregnancy.
• colony observation Reproduction, fecundity. Litter size, percent survival to day 3.
• body weight Pup body weight at day 3.
Mice: inbred   15 strains   ♀   age 6-8wks   1 cohort

Data set MPD ID Procedure / Protocol Drug or Challenge Phenotype Measure Panel No. of Strains Sex Age Sample Size (Avg)
    Donahue18 44401 body weight (none) percent increase in maternal body weight during pregnancy to E14.5 days   [%]  pregnancy_load inbred 15 f 6-8wks N=15
    Donahue18 44402 monitoring system (none) gestation duration   [h]  gestation inbred 15 f 6-8wks N=17
    Donahue18 44403 colony observation (none) number of pups born per litter   [n]  total_born inbred 15 f 6-8wks N=17
    Donahue18 44404 colony observation (none) percent of pups that survived to day 3   [%]  pup_survival inbred 15 f 6-8wks N=17
    Donahue18 44405 body weight (none) pup body weight at day 3   [g]  pup_wt_d3 inbred 15 f 6-8wks N=16
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