This text draws on the personal skills of researchers who have had experience in transplantation models in small animals. The handling of small animals is described along with anaesthesia and analgesia, so that experiments can be performed with the minimum of discomfort and surgery to the subjects.
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Basic animal handling and anaesthesia for rats, mice and rabbits; vascular cannulation techniques in the laboratory rat; general microsurgical techniques; liver retransplantation in the rat; kidney transplantation in the rabbit; ethics and animal use. (Part contents).
B. R. Christie (Author)