Strain information
 NBRP Rat No:   Strain name: F344.Cg-Foxn1rnu/Kyo (rnu/+)  Commmon Name: F344/N-Foxn1rnu/Kyo, F344/N-rnu Rat Genome Database
Principal Investigator:  Tadao Serikawa  Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University       Yoshidakonoe-cho, Sakyo-ku    606-8501 Kyoto     JAPAN
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Preservation Status:   Embryo        Sperm       Living Animals ../images/Photos/F344%20N-rnu%20+/DSC00010%20(Large).JPG ../images/Photos/F344%20N-rnu%20+/DSC00031%20(Large).JPG
Coat Color  albino (c,rnu/+)
Inbred Generations  F?+48 (09.5.29)
Usage Restrictions  
Genetic Status
 Inbred  Segregating  Congenic  Consomic  Recombinant
 Coisogenic  Spont. Mutant  Transgene  Ind. Mutant  Category Other 
Comercial Availability
Research Category
 Diabetes Obesity  Neurobiology  Ophthalmology  Dentistry  Cardio Hypertension
 Cancer  Metabolism  Otorhinology  Immunology  Infectious
 Osteosis  Internal Organ  Dermatology  Reproduction  Development
 Behavior  Hematology  Urology  Pharmacology  Research Area Others 
 Control Strain  Marker Strain
Gene Affected Foxn1: forkhead box N1
Origin Jic N13 -> Kyo (1988)
Strain characteristics Pleiotropic phenotype of hairlessness and athymia, resulting in severely compromised immune system.
Breeding Conditions Good breeding performance.
Genotyping Genotyping protocol for Foxn1
Additional strain information F344