Does age matter? The impact of rodent age on study outcomes

Jackson, S.J., Andrews, N., Ball, D. et al. (13 more authors) (2017) Does age matter? The impact of rodent age on study outcomes. Laboratory Animals, 51 (2). pp. 160-169. ISSN 0023-6772



  • Jackson, S.J.
  • Andrews, N.
  • Ball, D.
  • Bellantuono, I. ORCID logo
  • Gray, J.
  • Hachoumi, L.
  • Holmes, A.
  • Latcham, J.
  • Petrie, A.
  • Potter, P.
  • Rice, A.
  • Ritchie, A.
  • Stewart, M.
  • Strepka, C.
  • Yeoman, M.
  • Chapman, K.
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Keywords: rodent; age; experimental design; development; senescence
  • Published (online): 15 June 2016
  • Published: 2017
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health (Sheffield) > The Medical School (Sheffield) > Division of Genomic Medicine (Sheffield) > Department of Oncology and Metabolism (Sheffield)
The University of Sheffield > Sheffield Teaching Hospitals
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Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2016 11:31
Last Modified: 28 Jun 2017 14:10
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Publisher: SAGE Publications
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