• Cats: Cat-scratch fever, toxoplasmosis, endoparasite-induced disease

 

 

• Nonhuman primates: Tuberculosis, herpesvirus B infection, Marburg disease, infectious hepatitis, monkeypox

 

 

• Ungulates: Encephalomyelitis, Q fever, leptospirosis, tetanus, contagious ecthyma, cowpox

 

 

• Birds: Psitticosis (ornithosis), salmonellosis, encephalomyelitis

 

 

• Wild rodents/racoons: Rat bite fever, tularemia, plague, rabies

 

10.10.1.2

Experimentally produced (any agent injected, fed, or introduced by biotechnology)

10.10.2

Techniques for handling animals carrying or at high risk for carrying zoonotic agents

10.11 Specific Techniques: Hands-on Training in Techniques Such as Blood Withdrawal, Injections, Specimen Collection, Measurement of Vital Signs, and Euthanasia

References

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 9 (Animals and Animal Products), Subchapter A (Animal Welfare), Parts 1–3. Copies available from: Animal Care Staff, Regulatory Enforcement and Animal Care, Federal Building, Room 268, Hyattsville, MD 20782.


Greenhouse, D. D., M. F. W. Festing, S. Hasan, and A. L. Cohen. In press. Inbred strains of rats. In Genetic Monitoring of Inbred Strains of Rats. A Manual on Colony Management, Basic Monitoring Techniques, and Genetic Variants of the Laboratory Rat, H. J. Hedrich, ed. Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer Verlag.


International Committee on Laboratory Animals (now known as the International Council for Laboratory Animal Science or ICLAS). 1972. International standardized nomenclature for outbred stocks of laboratory animals. A report of the Working Party to prepare an International Nomenclature System for Outbred Animals. ICLA Bull. 30:4–17. Copies available from: Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources, National Research Council, 2101 Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC 20418.


Lyon, M. F., and A. G. Searle, eds. 1989. Genetic Variants and Strains of the Laboratory Mouse, 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 876 pp.


NRC (National Research Council). 1985. Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. A report of the Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources Committee on Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. NIH Pub. No. 86-23. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.

NRC (National Research Council). In press a. Infectious Diseases of Mice and Rats. A report of the ILAR Committee on Infectious Diseases of Mice and Rats. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press.

NRC (National Research Council). In press b. Companion Guide to Infectious Diseases of Mice and Rats. A report of the ILAR Committee on Infectious Diseases of Mice and Rats. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press.



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