InterventionExercise
Alternate NameVoluntary wheel-running
OrganismMus musculus
Aging PhenotypeNo effect on life-span
Allele TypeN/A
StrainC57BL/6J
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).
HomologsN/A
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,