Strain information
 NBRP Rat No: 0036  Strain name: BN/fMaiHok  Commmon Name: Rat Genome Database
Principal Investigator:  Kazuhiro Kitada  Creative Research Initiative "Sousei", Hokkaido University       Kita 10 Nishi 8, Kita-ku    060-0810 Hokkaido     JAPAN
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Preservation Status:   Embryo        Sperm       Living Animals ../images/Photos/BN_fMaiHok/1131a1024.jpg ../images/Photos/BN_fMaiHok/1131z1024.jpg
Coat Color  a,b,C,H
Inbred Generations  F78+24 (March 2012)
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 Kyoto University (Kyo)→Aichi Colony Institute (Idn)→Hokkaido University, Laboratory of Experimental Animal Science(Hok) 1976, F7→Hokkaido University, Center for Experimental Plants & Animals(Hok) 1982,F21
Strain characteristics The coat color is chocolate. The tester strain of coat color genes.
Breeding Conditions Good breeding performance. Sib-mating.
Additional strain information BN