NBRP Rat No: 0292 Strain NameIEW/Ihr Commmon Name: IEW
 Principal Investigator  Nobuo Ihara
 Organization   Institute of ICR research 
 Address  3-17, 4-chome, Matsuigaoka, Kyotanabe-city

610-0353 Kyoto

 Telephone  0774-62-6448  Fax:  0774-65-1123  
 Inbred Generations   F50+1+16 (April 2012) 
 Coat Color
 Deposition Status
 albino (c)
  Embryo      Sperm      Live Animals
 Usage Restrictions  The recipient of BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE shall obtain a prior written consent on use of it from the DEPOSITORS. The recipient is requested to confer with DEPOSITORS, before publication, about the report on the investigated results obtained by using the RESOURCE. 
 Genetic Status   Inbred   Segregating   Congenic   Consomic    Recombinant 
  Coisogenic   Spont. Mutant    Transgene   Ind. Mutant    Others 
 Comercial Availability   
 Research Category   Diabetes Obesity    Neurobiology    Ophthalmology    Dentistry    Cardio- Hypertension 
  Oncology   Metabolism   Otorhinology    Immunology    Infectious Disease
  Osteology    Internal Medicine   Dermatology   Reproduction    Development
  Behavior    Hematology    Urology   Pharmacology   Others 
  Control Strains   Reporter gene Strains  
 Strain Characteristics Control strain of IER rat (NBRP No.0291, other name is IGER (Ihara's Genetically Epilepsy Rat)). 
 Breeding Conditions  
 References  Tsuji A, Amano S, Yokoyama M, Fukuoka J, Hayase Y, Matsuda M.
Neuronal microdysgenesis and acquired lesions of the hippocampal formation connected with seizure activities in Ihara epileptic rat.
Brain Res. 2001 May 18;901:1-11.

Kurazono S, Okamoto M, Sakiyama J, Mori S, Nakata Y, Fukuoka J, Amano S, Oohira A, Matsui H.
Expression of brain specific chondroitin sulfate proteoglycans, neurocan and phosphacan, in the developing and adult hippocampus of Ihara's epileptic rats.
Brain Res. 2001 Apr 13;898:36-48.

Yokoyama M, Amano S, Tsuji A, Sasahara M, Serikawa T, Ihara N, Matsuda M, Hazama F, Handa J.
Genetic analysis of cataract in Ihara epileptic rat.
Mamm Genome. 2001 Mar;12:207-11.

Takahashi Y, Tsunashima K, Sadamatsu M, Schwarzer C, Amano S, Ihara N, Sasa M, Kato N, Sperk G.
Altered hippocampal expression of neuropeptide Y, somatostatin, and glutamate decarboxylase in Ihara's epileptic rats and spontaneously epileptic rats.
Neurosci Lett. 2000 Jun 23;287:105-8.