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C57BL/6J 2 Month/s Bone Other Male Frozen

Tissue

Bone
 

Region

Other

Summary

Cohorts were originally derived from Jackson stock ID000664, imported Jan 2009 and have been bred for more than 10 generations

Animal

 

Age in Months

2
 

Gender

Male
 

Strain

C57BL/6J
 

Weight

0

Housing

 

Cage type

M3 open cage
 

Cage size

Approx internal dimensions: Length 45cm; Width 13cm; Depth 12cm
 

Animals per cage

up to 6
 

Air changes per hour

15 or over per hour
 

Frq of cage change

1 Full clean per week followed by a part clean
 

Water delivery

Bottles

Nutrition

 

Type of chow

2018 Rodent diet irradiated (Harlan UK)
 

Chow composition

Crude: protein not less than 18%;Fat not less than 5.0% & Fibre not more than 5%
 

Chow processing

Irradiated at Harlan UK
 

Water type treatment

Filtered and UV light

Sacrifice

 

Method of sacrifice

Concuss / Cervical dislocation