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Laboratory Animal Medicine 3rd edn
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Fox, James G, Lynn C Anderson and Glen Otto
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Binding :  Hard Bound
Height :  25 cm
Width :  15 cm
Imprint :  Elsevier, Bio-Green Exclusive
Year :  2019
 

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ISBN: 9789351073673
Status: In Stock 
Price: Rs 11995.00  

Laboratory Animal Medicine, Third Edition, is a fully revised publication from the American College of Laboratory Medicine’s acclaimed blue book series. It presents an up-to-date volume that offers the most thorough coverage of the biology, health, and care of laboratory animals.

The book is organized by species, with new inclusions of chinchillas, birds, and program and employee management, and is written and edited by known experts in the fields.

Users will find gold-standard guidance on the study of laboratory animal science, as well as valuable information that applies across all of the biological and biomedical sciences that work with animals.

Key Features
Organized by species for in-depth understanding of biology, health, and best care of animals
Features the inclusion of chinchillas, quail, and zebra finches as animal models
Offers guidance on program and employee management
Covers regulations, policies, and laws for laboratory animal management worldwide

Readership
Veterinary and medical students and researchers who utilize animals in biomedical research.

List of Reviewers
List of Contributors
Preface to the Third Edition
Chapter 1. Laboratory Animal Medicine: Historical Perspectives
Chapter 2. Laws, Regulations, and Policies Affecting the Use of Laboratory Animals
Chapter 3. Biology and Diseases of Mice
Chapter 4. Biology and Diseases of Rats
Chapter 5. Biology and Diseases of Hamsters
Chapter 6. Biology and Diseases of Guinea Pigs
Chapter 7. Biology and Diseases of Other Rodents
Chapter 8. The Laboratory Woodchuck (Marmota monax)
Chapter 9. Biology and Diseases of Chinchillas
Chapter 10. Biology and Diseases of Rabbits
Chapter 11. Microbiological Quality Control for Laboratory Rodents and Lagomorphs
Chapter 12. Biology and Diseases of Dogs
Chapter 13. Biology and Diseases of Cats
Chapter 14. Biology and Diseases of Ferrets
Chapter 15. Biology and Diseases of Ruminants (Sheep, Goats, and Cattle)
Chapter 16. Biology and Diseases of Swine
Chapter 17. Nonhuman Primates
Chapter 18. Biology and Diseases of Amphibians
Chapter 19. Biology and Diseases of Reptiles
Chapter 20. The Biology and Management of the Zebrafish
Chapter 21. Biology and Management of Laboratory Fishes
Chapter 22. Japanese Quail as a Laboratory Animal Model
Chapter 23. Zebra Finches in Biomedical Research
Chapter 24. Preanesthesia, Anesthesia, Analgesia, and Euthanasia
Chapter 25. Techniques of Experimentation
Chapter 26. Gnotobiotics
Chapter 27. Working Safely with Experimental Animals Exposed to Biohazards
Chapter 28. Selected Zoonoses
Chapter 29. Xenozoonoses: The Risk of Infection after Xenotransplantation
Chapter 30. Occupational Health of Laboratory Animal Workers
Chapter 31. Genetic Monitoring of Laboratory Mice and Rats
Chapter 32. Genetically Modified Animals
Chapter 33. Factors That Can Influence Animal Research
Chapter 34. Animal Models in Biomedical Research
Chapter 35. Research in Laboratory Animal and Comparative Medicine
Chapter 36. Design and Management of Research Facilities
Chapter 37. Program Management
Chapter 38. Laboratory Animal Behavior
Chapter 39. Animal Welfare
Appendix 1 Executive Summary of the 14 Toyota Way Principles (Reprinted with Permission, McGraw-Hill Education Holdings, LLC, Philadelphia, PA)
Appendix 30.1
Appendix 30.2

References
Index

   

  Veterinary Medicine and Surgery
Zoology
Veterinary
 
   

   
   

  Glen Otto et al
James G Fox
Lynn C Anderson
 
   

  Gnotobiotics
animal
behavour
animal
welfare
Laboratory
abimal
Medicine
Japenese
quail
Zoonoses
xenox
 
   
 
 
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