Lionikas1 animal documentation

Physiological characteristics and responses to endurance training in 6 inbred strains of mice   (2012)

Kilikevicius A, Lionikas A
With: Venckunas T, Zelniene R, Carroll AM, Lionikaite S, Ratkevicius A

See also: Lionikas1 protocol


Lionikas1 Animal Documentation

Acclimation & testing periods

Vendor The Jackson Laboratory (JAX®, Bar Harbor, ME)
Ages
Breeders obtained and bred at test facility; tested at 11-14 weeks of age
Feed
Standard diet: 16.90% protein, 6.16% fat, 7.78% fiber (Kedainiai, Lithuania)
Water
Provided ad libitum
Temperature
Climate controlled, 22-24°C
Humidity
40-60%
Housing
Standard mouse cages (267 x 207 x 140 mm), 1-3 mice per cage (identified by tail marks)
Bedding
Not specified
Photoperiod
12h:12h light cycle, reversed
Care and Use

Procedures approved by the Lithuanian Republic Alimentary and Veterinary Public Office.