1. Tordoff MG, Bachmanov AA, Reed DR. Forty mouse strain survey of water and sodium intake.
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2. Tordoff MG, Bachmanov AA, Reed DR. Forty mouse strain survey of voluntary calcium intake, blood calcium, and bone mineral content.
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3. Reed DR, Bachmanov AA, Tordoff MG. Forty mouse strain survey of body composition.
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Michael G Tordoff Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA|
Alexander A Bachmanov Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA
|Contact||Michael G Tordoff email@example.com
|Affiliation||Monell Chemical Senses Center|
|Acknowledgements||Funding provided by NIH DK46791 and AA12715
Generous funds from AstraZeneca were used to defray the cost of mice through the Mouse Phenome Project Collaborations Program. Funding for the PIXImus II densitometer was provided by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Health Research Formula Grant #ME-02-169.
Technical help provided by Pilchak D, Williams J, Rudolph K, St. Germain N, Belton D, Doman S, Duble T, and Byerly E.
|Phenotype strain survey data set|
|MPD identifiers||Tordoff3 MPD:103|
|3 updates/corrections. Initial release date: 11/2002.|
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|Summary of procedures that were conducted|
|• body weight|
|• bottle choice test||Various salt solutions (several concentrations) vs. water.|
|• DXA||Body mass, fat mass, lean mass, bone mineral density and content.|
|• metabolic panel||Ionized and total blood calcium, blood pH.|
|• monitoring system||Bleeding time to collect approx 30 µL.|