Laboratory Hamsters

Laboratory Hamsters

1st Edition - October 14, 1987

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  • Editor: Charles McPherson
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080926384

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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.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 400
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1987
  • Published: October 14, 1987
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080926384

About the Series Volume Editor

Charles McPherson

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

About the Editor

G. Van Hoosier, Jr.

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

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