Jones1 animal documentation

Screening vestibular function using evoked potentials in 16 inbred strains of mice   (2003)

Jones SM, Johnson KR, Jones TA, Erway LC
With: Yu H, Avniel W, Hartsock M, Tregear K

See also: Jones1 protocol


Jones1_Animal

Acclimation and testing periods

Ages
5-68 wks
Feed
All mice were fed NIH31 (6% fat) chow ad libitum
Water
Drinking water was acidified to pH 2.8 to 3.2 to prevent bacterial growth
Housing
Mice were housed in cages covered with non-woven polyester filters
Bedding
Steam autoclaved white pine shavings
Photoperiod
14 hours (light) on, 10 hours off; or 12 h light : 12 h dark cycle
Relative humidity ~50%
Temperature
21 °C
Health status
The use of animals reported herein was reviewed and approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee at each institution.