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Guinea Pigs

"Guinea Pigs" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
A common name used for the genus Cavia. The most common species is Cavia porcellus which is the domesticated guinea pig used for pets and biomedical research.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Guinea Pigs" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Guinea Pigs" was a major or minor topic of these publication.