Nadeau2 animal documentation

Diet effects on body weight and metabolic traits in the C57BL/6J-Chr#A/J/NaJ mouse chromosome substitution panel (males)   (2015)

Riordan JD, Croniger CM, Sinasac DS, Nadeau JH

See also: Nadeau2 protocol


Animal documentation

Ages
Tested at 21 wks of age (after 16 wks on high-fat high-sucrose diet; controls on standard chow)
Feed

Standard chow (Purina 5010, Purina LabDiet, St. Louis MO) or high-fat high-sucrose diet (Research Diets D12331, New Brunswick NJ). All food given ad libitum throughout experiment.

Water
Provided ad libitum
Temperature
Not specified
Humidity
Not specified
Housing
Mice housed in one of two facilities -- the Animal Resource Center (ARC) or the Wolstein Animal Facility (WAF)
Photoperiod Not specified
Care and Use

Protocols approved by the Case Western Reserve University Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee