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Practical advice on calculating how many matings to set up, including available breeding calculator tools.

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A high level introduction to best practice in mouse colony management, including confirming, archiving and maintaining mouse strains.

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Information on techniques for sampling blood in the mouse, covering non-surgical, surgical and terminal techniques.

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An e-learning course covering the evidence base for adopting refined handling methods and the practical applications.

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Is it necessary and how could it affect your data and animal welfare? A workshop recording featuring academic and industry experts.

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A series of video tutorials to develop skills in the administration of substances and apply best practice in aseptic surgical techniques in rodents.

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Archiving can provide a back-up to production colonies, minimise genetic drift, reduce the need for tick-over colonies and preserve valuable models.

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