Mouse Breeding

Need help managing your colony? The Mouse Animal Production Service (MAPS) service is a great breeding resource.

Services available include:

  • Contract Breeding
  • Breeding Strategies
  • Chimera/Founder Breeding
  • Space to Run Experiments
  • Answering Questions
  • Experimental Planning

Need space? The CMMT Mouse Core Facility located at University of British Columbia satellite campus at the Child & Family Research Institute (CFRI), which houses MAPS has space available for new mouse users. The animal facility also offers a dedicated mouse surgical suite, behaviour analysis suites, and a large shared laboratory space for working with mice within the facility barrier to all its users. The facility prides itself on its efficiency of operations with an automatic water distribution system, and automated bedding dispenser and disposal system. The facility also features light control in every room and stationary racks for its 7,000 cage spaces. Space for new mouse colonies is currently available.