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Laboratory Hamsters - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080926384

Laboratory Hamsters

1st Edition

Series Volume Editor: Charles McPherson
Editor: G. Van Hoosier, Jr.
eBook ISBN: 9780080926384
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 14th October 1987
Page Count: 400
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Table of Contents

List of Reviewers for Chapters in This Volume.
The Golden or Syrian Hamster:
Historical Perspectives and Taxonomy, J.D. Clark.
Morphophysiology, W.S. Bivon, G.A. Olsen, and K.A. Murray.
Clinical Chemistry and Hematology, F.N. Tomson and K.J. Wardrop.
Care and Management, M.W. Balk and G.M. Slater.
Biomethodology, J. Silverman.
Viral Diseases, J.C. Parker, J.R. Ganaway, and C.S. Gillett.
Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, C.S. Frisk.
Parasitic Diseases, J.E. Wagner.
Neoplastic Diseases, J.D. Strandberg.
Noninfectious Diseases, G.B. Hubbard and R.E. Schmidt.
Drugs Used in Hamsters with a Review of Antibiotic-Associated Colitis, J.D. Small.
Experimental Biology: Use in Oncologic Research, J.J. Trentin.
Experimental Biology: Use in Immunobiology, J.W. Streilein.
Experimental Biology: Use in Infectious Disease Research, J.K. Frenkel.
Experimental Biology: Genetic Models in Biomedical Research, F.Homburger and J. Peterson.
Experimental Biology: Other Research Uses of Syrian Hamsters, C.E. Newcomer, D.A. Fitts, B.D. Goldman, M.R. Murphy, G.N. Rao, G. Shklar, and J.L. Schwartz.
Appendix: Selected Normative Data for the Syrian Golden Hamster, C.W. McPherson.
The Striped or Chinese Hamster:
Biology and Care, A.Chang, A. Diani, and M. Connell.
Diseases, W.C. Ladiges.
Use in Research, A. Diani and G. Gerritsen.
The European Hamster:
Biology, Care, and Use in Research, U. Mohr and H. Ernst.
Other Hamsters:
Biology, Care, and Use in Research, C.A. Cantrell and D. Padovan.


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About the Series Volume Editor

Charles McPherson

Affiliations and Expertise

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, U.S.A.

About the Editor

G. Van Hoosier, Jr.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Washington, Seattle, U.S.A.