Health Report

Nomenclature C57BL/10ScSnArc
Product code B10
Strain Description Inbred
Coat Colour Black (a/a)
MHC Haplotype H2Kb
  •  High incidence of spontaneous deviants (possible mutants).
  •  High degree of genetic distinctiveness.
  •   Primarily a genetic “tool” strain.
  •   The most commonly used strain for development of resistant congenic lines differing from the parental strain by single histocompatibility loci.
  •   Divided septums observed.
  •  Congenital abnormalities include microphthalmia, corneal opacities and hydrocephalus.
  •   Barbering common.