Short Course on Pathobiology of the Modern Laboratory Mouse

Venue: The Jackson Laboratory

Location: Bar Harbor, Maine, United States

Event Date/Time: Jun 24, 2002 End Date/Time: Jun 28, 2002
Registration Date: May 24, 2002
Early Registration Date: Apr 24, 2002
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Genetic topics include the definition and uses of genetically-defined strains, nomenclature rules,
breeding strategies, genetic quality control, and genetic background effects on phenotypes. Disease
topics will include comprehensive coverage of infectious diseases and common background lesions
and their effects on phenotypic expression.

Phenotypic evaluation topics will include protocols for evaluating mice for behavioral, physiologic and
anatomic changes and the diverse conditions which can alter phenotypic expression.

The genetics and pathobiology of common and/or important groups of mouse models of human disease
will also be presented, as will topics relating to new technologies and methods being used to examine
mice for gene and phenotypic expression.


600 Main Street
Bar Harbor
United States

Additional Information

The fee will include course materials, registration reception, lunches, coffee breaks, & one lobster dinner. Participants are responsible for lodging and travel expenses.