Longevity in Mice with a genetically determined Muscular Dystrophy

Abstract

THE recent communications by Dowben1 and Tubis et al. 2 regarding possible therapeutic procedures for mice with a genetically determined form of myopathy3 have prompted this preliminary communication commenting on some problems relating to longevity in animals with this defect.

Access options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

References

  1. 1

    Dowben, R. M., Nature, 184, 1966 (1959).

  2. 2

    Tubis, M., Baker, N., and Bland, W., J. Nutrition, 68, 595 (1959).

  3. 3

    Michelson, A. M., Russell, E. S., and Harman, P. J., Proc. U.S. Nat. Acad. Sci., 41, 1079 (1955).

  4. 4

    Berneske, G. M., Butson, A. R. C., Gauld, E. N., and Levy, D., Canad. Med. Assoc. J., 82, 418 (1960).

  5. 5

    Coleman, D. L., Thirtieth Ann. Rep. Roscoe B. Jackson Memorial Lab., 10 (1959).

Download references

Author information

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

MILLER, J., WOOD, A. & GIBSON, W. Longevity in Mice with a genetically determined Muscular Dystrophy. Nature 190, 552 (1961). https://doi.org/10.1038/190552a0

Download citation

Further reading

Comments

By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.