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MMRRC & REPRODUCIBILITY!
 June 16, 2015
NATURE news:  

Reproducibility White Paper

New MUMC Website!
 April 06, 2015

The MU Metagenomics Center recently launched a new website – please visit us at:

http://mumc.missouri.edu

Microbiota Characterization
 April 02, 2015
The gut microbiota (GM) is now recognized as a key factor in health and disease.  Differences in the composition of the gut microbiota of research animals may contribute to altered phenotypes or poor reproducibility of animal-based studies.  Culture-independent techniques such as next-generation sequencing (NGS) allow in-depth characterization of the gut microbiota.  The MMRRC now offers a full line of NGS-related services including fecal DNA extraction, 16S rDNA gene sequencing, and informatics analysis to researchers using mouse models.  For more information, please see here or contact mmrrc@missouri.edu.

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MU METAGENOMICS CENTER (MUMC)

Journal of the Missouri State Medical Association
 June 01, 2013

SCIENCE OF MEDICINE
One Medicine: Collaborative Research on Human & Animal Disease for the Betterment of Both
Craig L. Franklin, DVM, PhD .......... 195

A Brief History of Animal Modeling
Aaron C. Ericsson, DVM, PhD, Marcus J. Crim, DVM & Craig L. Franklin, DVM, PhD .......... 201

New York Times Article Misleads on the Value of Mouse Models
Catherine E. Hagan, DVM, PhD .......... 206


The Mighty Mouse: The Impact of Rodents on Advances in Biomedical Research
Elizabeth C. Bryda, PhD .......... 207

The Laboratory Animal Veterinarian: More than just a Mouse Doctor
Cynthia G. Alvarado, DVM & Lonny M. Dixon, DVM .......... 223

Other Resources
Mouse Resources:

CARD (Center for Animal Resources and Development)
CIMR (Canadian Mutant Mouse Repository (CMMR)
Collaborative Cross Mouse Project (A system genetics research team at UNC-Chapel Hill)
EMMA (European Mouse Mutant Archive)
Eurotrans
FIMRe(Federation of International Mouse Resources)
IKMC (International Knockout Mouse Consortium)
ILAR Lab Code Registry
IMSR (International Mouse Strain Resource)
JMSR (Japan Mouse Strain Resources)
KOMP (NIH Knockout Mouse Project)
MegaMUGA Genotyping
MGI (Mouse Genome Informatics)
MMHCC (Mouse Models of Human Cancers Consortium)
NCBI: mouse Genome Resources
NBRP (The National BioResource Project for the mouse in Japan)
Neuromice

Other Repositories:

MMRRC (consortium site)
National Gnotobiotic Rodent Resource Center
NSRRC (National Swine Resource & Research Center)
Peromyscus Genetic Stock Center
Primate Resources
RRRC (Rat Resource & Research Center)
ZFIN (The Zebrafish Model Organism Database)