Meriones unguiculatus

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Noun1.Meriones unguiculatus - a gerbil that is popular as a petMeriones unguiculatus - a gerbil that is popular as a pet  
gerbil, gerbille - small Old World burrowing desert rodent with long soft pale fur and hind legs adapted for leaping
genus Meriones, Meriones - a genus of Cricetidae
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Son yillarda, evde beslenebilen hayvanlar grubunda sayilmaya baslanan ancak daha cok deney hayvani olarak bilinen Mongolian gerbillerin (Meriones unguiculatus) popularitesi ve kullanimi giderek artmaktadir.
Burrow systems of the Mongolian gerbil (Meriones unguiculatus Milne Edwards, 1867).
This method has been successfully applied in gerbil (Meriones unguiculatus) [14] and cynomolgus monkey (Macaca fascicularis) [15].
An increase in T levels also triggers the onset of paternal behavior in the Mongolian gerbil (Meriones unguiculatus); aggressive, sexually inexperienced males that received T implants after castration stopped being aggressive and became paternal.
Urbanska, "Transplantable melanomas in gerbils (meriones unguiculatus).
Experimental Infection in Gerbils (Meriones unguiculatus).
Gerbils (Meriones unguiculatus) are excellent models for acute neosporosis, since they are highly susceptible to N.
Squires MJ, Foster GJ, Lindsay SD, Caudell LD, Zajac MA (2010) Efficacy of an orange oil emulsion as an anthelmintic against Haemonchus contortus in gerbils (Meriones unguiculatus) and in sheep.
Six-month-old male Mongolian gerbils ( Meriones unguiculatus ) were obtained from the Experimental Animal Center, Kangwon National University, Chunchon, South Korea and housed according to the procedures for animal handling and care adhered to guidelines that are in compliance with the current international laws and policies (Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, The National Academies Press, 8 [sup]th ed., 2011), and they were approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee at Kangwon University.
Neuropathology and behavioral impairments after three types of global ischemia surgery in Meriones unguiculatus: evidence in motor cortex, hippocampal CA1 region and the neostriatum.