Radiation had been shown in mice to interfere with reduction division during egg formation, he’d begun to explain.
Stewart, Michael GRACE (2001)
Each crack is a spindly leg where the flies breed, and the bold mice wait in corners for droppedfood.
Various LOOKING FOR THE SPARK (2001)
There was no answer but the howl of wind rattling shingles, the mice drifting in the eaves.
Louise Erdrich THE LAST REPORT ON THE MIRACLES AT LITTLE NO HORSE: A NOVEL (2001)