Strain information
 NBRP Rat No: 0510  Strain name: WKY/NCrlCrlj  Commmon Name: Rat Genome Database
Principal Investigator:  Shinya Takahashi  Charles river laboratories Japan       11F 3-17-16 Shinyokohama, Kouhokuku, Yokohama    222-0033 Kanagawa     Japan
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Preservation Status:   Embryo        Sperm       Living Animals ../images/Photos/WKY_Crj/WKY%20Crj003%20(Large).JPG ../images/Photos/WKY_Crj/WKY%20Crj%20(Large).JPG
Coat Color  albino (c)
Inbred Generations  
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
Origin Originated from outbred Wistar of Kyoto University. To NIH from Kyoto University in 1971 and sib mating has started. To Charles River Laboratories, Inc from NIH in 1974 at F11, and to Charles River Japan, Inc. in 1981 at F25. (May 27, 2010)
Strain characteristics The control strain for the SHR strain. (May 27, 2010)
Breeding Conditions
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