Palmer2 animal documentation

Drug study: Measurement of open field activity and methamphetamine-induced locomotor stimulation in C57BL/6J-Chr#A/J/NaJ mouse chromosome substitution panel   (2008)

Palmer A
With: Bryant CD, Chang H, Zhang J

See also: Palmer2 protocol


Palmer2 Animal Documentation

Acclimation & testing periods

Ages Mice were between 7-16 wks old on the first day of testing
Feed Ad libitum
Water Ad libitum
Housing 2 - 5 same-sex littermates were housed in clear plastic cages
Bedding Standard corn cob-type
Photoperiod 12/12 light/dark cycle with lights on at 6:00 hr
Health status All experiments were performed in accordance with the National Institutes of Health guidelines for the care and use of laboratory animals and were approved by the Columbia University and Portland VA Medical Center's Institutional Animal Care and Use Committees.