Hibernation in Mice: Are Humans Next? (IMAGE) University of Tsukuba Caption Posture of mouse during QIH. We induced QIH, a synthetic hibernation-like state, to mouse and took pictures along with infrared imaging. Left, control mouse. Right, QIH mouse (48hr after CNO injection). We made mirror-images of infrared images, and made compositions with photos. (Photo by University of Tsukuba) Credit University of Tsukuba Usage Restrictions Unauthorized use is prohibited License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.