American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine Series published by Academic Press:

The Mouse in biomedical research. Vol. 1 History, genetics and wild mice (1981). Vol. 2 Diseases (1982).Vol. 3 Normative biology, immunology and husbandry (1983).Vol. 4 Experimental biology and oncology (1982). Ed. Foster, H.L. Small, J.D. Fox, J.G.

The laboratory rat. Vol. 1  Biology and diseases (1979). Vol. 2  Research applications (1980). Ed. Baker, H.J., Lindsey, J.R. and Weisbroth, S.H.

Laboratory Animal Medicine 2nd edition (2002). Ed. Fox, J.G., Anderson, L.C., Loew, F.M. and Quimby, F.W.

Bhatt, P.N., Jacoby, R.O., Morse, H.C. and New, A.E. (1986).  Viral and mycoplasmal infections of laboratory rodents.  Effects on biomedical research.  Academic Press, London.

Festing, M.F.W. (1979).  Inbred strains in biomedical research.  Macmillan, London.

Festing, M.F.W. (1993).  International index of laboratory animals.  6th ed.  Michael F.W. Festing, PO Box 301, Leicester LE1 7RE, U.K.

Festing, M.F.W. (1991).  Origins and characteristics of inbred strains of mice.  Mouse Genome. 89:421-548 and the 3rd issue of each volume thereafter.

Handbook on genetically standardised JAX mice.4th ed. The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, Maine.

Harkness JE and Wagner JE (1995) The biology and medicine of rabbits and rodents, Fourth Edition. Williams and Wilkins Baltimore

Immunodeficient rodents.  A guide to their immunobiology, husbandry and use (1989).  National Academy Press, Washington, D.C.

Loeb, W. (1999).The clinical chemistry of laboratory animals 2nd ed. W.E. Loeb and F.W. Quimby, Pergamon Press.

Lyon, M.F., Rastan S. and Brown S. (1996).  Genetic variants and strains of the laboratory mouse.  3rd ed.  Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Maronpot RR (editor) (1999) Pathology of the mouse. Cache River Press, USA

Mohr U, Dungworth DL and Capen CC (1992) Pathobiology of the aging rat. ILSI Press, Washington DC

Mohr U, Dungworth DL, Capen CC, Carlton WW, Sundberg JP and Ward JM (1996) Pathobiology of the aging mouse. ILSI Press, Washington DC

Percy DH and Barthold SW (2001) Pathology of laboratory rodents and rabbits Second Edition. Iowa State University Press, Ames

Phillips J.K., Hopwood D., Loxley R.A., Ghatora K., Coombes J.D., Tan Y.S., Harrison J.L., McKitrick D.J., Holobotvskyy V., Arnolda L.F. and Rangan G.K. (2007) Temporal relationship between renal cyst development, hypertension and cardiac hypertrophy in a new rat model of autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease. Kidney Blood Pressure Research. 30, 129-144.

Simpson E. M., Linder C. C., Sargent E. E., Davisson M. T., Mobraaten L. E., and Sharp J. J. (1997) Genetic variation among 129 substrains and its importance for targeted mutagenesis in mice. Nature Genet. 16, 19-27.

Threadgill D. W., Yee D., Matin A., Nadeau J. H., and Magnuson T. (1997) Genealogy of the 129 inbred strains: 129/SvJ is a contaminated inbred strain. Mamm. Genome 8:390-393

Ward JM, Mahler JF, Maronpot RR and Sundberg JP (2000) Pathology of genetically engineered mice. Iowa State University Press, Ames

The Laboratory Rat, Edited by Georg J Krinke, Academic Press, 2000

The Laboratory Mouse, Edited by Hans Hedrich, Elsevier Academic Press, 2004