Levy1 animal documentation

Bone microarchitecture in 31 emerging lines of the Collaborative Cross (pre-CC)   (2015)

Levy R, Mott RF, Iraqi FA, Gabet Y

See also: Levy1 protocol


Animal documentation

Source Mice were bred and maintained at the small animal facility of the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University (TAU), Israel; mice were at inbreeding generations of 11 to 37, which corresponds to 80-99.9% genetic homozygosity, respectively
Ages
Mice were tested at 8-14 wks of age
Feed

Not specified, provided ad libitum

Water
Distilled water, provided ad libitum
Temperature
25 +/-2°C
Humidity
85%
Housing
Harwood chip bedding in open-top cages
Photoperiod 12h:12h light-dark cycle
Care and Use

All procedures approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC M-13-014) at TAU, which follows the NIH animal care and use protocols