Wheel running in female C57BL/6J mice: impact of oestrus and dietary fat and effects on sleep and body mass

@article{Basterfield2009WheelRI,
  title={Wheel running in female C57BL/6J mice: impact of oestrus and dietary fat and effects on sleep and body mass},
  author={Laura Basterfield and L K Lumley and John C. Mathers},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={2009},
  volume={33},
  pages={212-218}
}
Objective:To examine the impact of two diets differing in fat content and of wheel-running exercise on body mass.Methods:A total of 32 female C57BL/6J mice were assigned to either a high-fat (HF, 41% of dietary energy as fat) or low-fat (LF, 11% of dietary energy as fat) diet (16 per diet, individually housed). Eight mice from each diet group were housed with running wheels. Non-running mice were housed in similar cages, without wheels. Total cage activity (including non-exercise physical… CONTINUE READING
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