Mutant mouse aging colony to be terminated
The mutant mouse aging colony is slated to end in September 2013. Old mice will be available until September 2013 but the availability of young mice will end earlier. Entries of different strains into the mutant mouse aging colony will end at different times, dependent on the lifespan and pattern of use of the strain.
- Snell Dwarf (3623) – last entry will be the November 2011 DOB (date of birth)
- Ames Dwarf (324) – last entry will be the October 2012 DOB
- A53T α-synuclein Transgenic (322) – last entry will be the December 2012 DOB
- GFP Transgenic (317) – last entry will be the January 2013 DOB