Body Weight IMPC_BWT_001

Purpose

The body weight test measures the weight of the mouse in a time series, allowing monitoring of its evolution; also, it is required in many other procedures.

Equipment

  • Laboratory Balance

Procedure

  • Place a cage containing mice on an operation table
  • Remove a mouse from its cage.  Determine and record its weight.
  • Return the mouse to the cage or continue with a procedure.

Notes

The body weight of each mouse is to be measured weekly, from the 4th until the 16th week. Optional additional weighs may also be recorded.

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