- Publisher: Popular Science
- Editor: Corinne Iozzio
- Published: February 23, 2022
Many of today's lab rats can trace their lineage to the Jazz Age. In May 1927, Popular Science reports that breeding rats and mice for science was so popular it had become a thriving American industry. Check out this archive reprint in Popular Science's Spring Edition, Messy.
Many thanks to Corinne Iozzio, Popular Science's Editor in Chief.