Characterization of healthspan and lifespan in CC mice investigating early, mid-life and late life biomarkers of aging. Establishment of a tissue bank to provide aged CC resources to the scientific community.
|Project Start/End Dates:||January 2016 - April 2018|
CC010/ GeniUncJ (AU8018)
|Quantity/Sex/Age of animals:||
Total: 201 animals in study
8 males and 8 females per cohort per strain.
6, 12, and 18 month timepoints
RAF B7 and RAF B8
Temperature: 72o F +/- 2
48 hour Fasting or Ad libitum (Control)
Muscle, Liver, Heart, Kidney, Spleen, Fat Pad, Blood Pellet