Puk1 animal documentation

Survey of eye size parameters using optical low coherence interferometry in 4 inbred strains of mice   (2006)

Puk O, Graw J
With: Dalke C, Favor J, and Hrabě de Angelis M

Puk1 Animal Documentation

Acclimation & testing periods

Inbred strains of C57BL/6J and C3HeB/FeJ mice were obtained from the breeding colonies of the GSF-National Research Center for Environment and Health; 129S2/SvPasCrl and BALB/cByJ mice were purchased from Charles River (Sulzfeld, Germany).
Mice were 4, 6, 8, 11, 13*, and 15 wks of age on the day of testing.
Ad libitum
Ad libitum
The mice were housed in the animal facilities of the GSF in groups of three to five animals
Wood fibre (Altromin, Lage, Germany)
12h/12h light/dark cycle
Health status
The use of animals was in accordance with the German Law of Animal Protection, the ARVO Statement for the Use of Animals in Ophthalmic and Vision Research, and the tenets of the Declaration of Helsinki.

* 13 wk data were accessioned as MPD measurements and are eligible for analysis with MPD tools.