Alternate NameVoluntary wheel-running
OrganismMus musculus
Aging PhenotypeNo effect on life-span
Allele TypeN/A
DescriptionVoluntary wheel running exercise had no effect on life-span (Samorajski et al., 1985).
Gene FunctionN/A
Other PhenotypesExercise had a beneficial effect on age-associated decline in locomotor activity and retention (Samorajski et al., 1985).
Primary ReferenceSamorajski, T., Delaney, C., Durham, L., Ordy, J. M., Johnson, J. A., and Dunlap, W. P. (1985). Effect of exercise on longevity, body weight, locomotor performance, and passive-avoidance memory of C57BL/6J mice. Neurobiol Aging 6, 17-24. [Abstract]
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Keywordsmouse, physical activity, memory,