Brown Norway Rat Model by Charles River Laboratories
Silvers and Billingham began brother x sister matings with selection for histocompatibility in 1958 from a brown mutation in a stock of wild rats maintained by King and Aptekman in a pen-bred colony of rats trapped from the wild in 1930 by King at the Wistar Institute. To Charles River from Radiobiology Institute, Netherlands in 1976.
Coat Color: Non-agouti brown
MHC Haplotype: RT1n
Ideal For: Genetic mapping, respiratory inflammation, immunological dysfunction, aging,... Read more