Mouse BALB/c Nude (immunodeficient/inbred/Jax®)
Tumor biology and xenograft research.
AGE IN WEEKS
|Heterozygous nu/+ 4 weeks|
Homozygotes: Hairless, unpigmented. Heterozygotes: Haired, albino.
This mutation occured in 1962 in a colony of albino outbred mice maintained at the Ruchill Hospital in Glasgow. The strain BALB/cByJ-nude was created by repeated backcrosses to move the nude gene onto the BALB/cByJ background.
JAX™ MICE STOCK NUMBER
Primarily we deliver research models from the Charles River breeding site in Germany
Alternative sites are
Note: Only The Jackson Laboratory and Charles River in Europe and Japan maintain colonies of JAX™ Mice strains which are derived from pedigreed mice from The Jackson Laboratory and are re-infused routinely with pedigreed mice to stabilise the genetic integrity and phenotype of these strains.
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