Weight Curves

  • Karl Theiler


The mouse has reached its full size at 3–4 months. The growth curve is dependent on genetic (Fig. 333) and environmental [3] factors, especially the amount of milk available [198]. The temperature also has some influence on growth [201].

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karl Theiler
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  1. 1.Department of AnatomyUniversity of ZurichZurichSwitzerland

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