Practical Rat Neuropathology

  title={Practical Rat Neuropathology},
  author={William H. Jordan and David G. Hall and J. Kathleen Young and Monty J. Hyten},
AbstractThe nervous system is composed of many anatomically and functionally interrelated parts, which tend to be sensitive to artifacts. Although specific design details for neuropathological evaluations in rats will be driven by the goals of a specific study, many features of tissue collection, processing, and examination will be common to all neuropathology evaluations. Cost-effective, high-quality evaluations can occur if rats are exsanguinated quickly, brains are removed with minimal… CONTINUE READING