For Research Mice, The Shutdown Might Be A Death Sentence
October 10, 2013
The federal government shutdown is likely to mean that tens of thousands of lab mice will face an early death. That's because the population of research mice is continuing to expand and there's nowhere to put all the extra mice.
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