Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) as a laboratory animal model

@article{Huss2008JapaneseQ,
  title={Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) as a laboratory animal model},
  author={David Huss and Greg Poynter and Rusty Lansford},
  journal={Lab Animal},
  year={2008},
  volume={37},
  pages={513-519}
}
  • David Huss, Greg Poynter, Rusty Lansford
  • Published 2008
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Lab Animal
  • For the past 50 years, the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) has been a popular animal model in numerous fields of research. The quail's 16-d developmental period and its easily accessible embryo make C. japonica a convenient model for studies of developmental biology. Because its lifespan is relatively short and its physiology is comparable to that of humans, the adult quail is useful for studies of aging and disease. The authors describe the Japanese quail as an animal model and, drawing on… CONTINUE READING

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