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SA 4225 - Small Animal Research Techniques

Students are introduced to all phases of research from literature search, to planning and performing experiments, to the writing of a research paper. Further experience is gained in anesthesia, surgical techniques, and animal models of human disease. Transgenic technology is discussed and techniques are introduced. Techniques that reduce the number of animals used in research are stressed.

Prerequisite(s): DS 3118 - Anatomy and Physiology of Animals  or BY 2223 - Comparative Anatomy  and BY 4257 - Comparative Physiology , or permission of Instructor. Recommended: SA 4222 - Reproduction of Small Animals .

2 hours Lecture and 3 hours Laboratory
3 credits

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