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- Teilmann, A C; Kalliokoski, Otto; Sørensen, Dorte B; Hau, Jann; Abelson, Klas S P
- Laboratory animals 2014 v.48 no.4 pp. 278-291
- automation; blood; blood sampling; body weight; carotid arteries; catheters; caudal vein; corticosterone; laboratory animals; males; metabolites; mice; tail
- ... Facial vein (cheek blood) and caudal vein (tail blood) phlebotomy are two commonly used techniques for obtaining blood samples from laboratory mice, while automated blood sampling through a permanent catheter is a relatively new technique in mice. The present study compared physiological parameters, glucocorticoid dynamics as well as the behavior of mice sampled repeatedly for 24 h by cheek blood, ...