Laboratory Animal Medicine

Laboratory Animal Medicine (Third Edition)

American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine
2015, Pages 695-769
Laboratory Animal Medicine

Chapter 16 - Biology and Diseases of Swine

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Swine are used in biomedical research as models for biomedical research and for teaching. This chapter covers normative biology and behavior along with common and emerging swine diseases. Xenotransplantation is discussed along with similarities and differences of swine immunology.

Keywords

Swine
Research
Minipig
Disease
Xenotransplants
Behavior

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