Strain information
 NBRP Rat No: 0240  Strain name: WKY/Ta  Commmon Name: Rat Genome Database
Principal Investigator:  Hidefumi Yukimasa  Takeda Chemical Industries, Ltd.       2-17-85, jusohonmati, yodogawa-ku    532-8686 Osaka     Japan
Tel: 06-6300-6868    Fax: 06-6300-6207 Email:
Preservation Status:   Embryo        Sperm       Living Animals ../images/Photos/WKY Ta/491a (Large).jpg ../images/Photos/WKY Ta/491z (Large).jpg
Coat Color  albino (c)
Inbred Generations  F?+92
Usage Restrictions  "USER" shall not utilize "THE RESOUCE (WKY/Ta)" for research aimed at discovering or validating drug candidates.
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 This strain was transferred to Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. from Kyoto University on Mar 1972 and deposited NBRP-Rat at Apr 2004.
Strain characteristics
Breeding Conditions Select individuals for sib mating show a blood pressure of 110~130mmHg in both sexes at 11 weeks.
Additional strain information WKY Wistar