Health Report Area 4b

Nomenclature ArcCrl:CD(SD)IGS
Product code SD
Strain Description Outbred
Coat Colour Albino
MHC Haplotype Outbred
  • Females are good foster mothers.
  • Docile.
  • Mammary tumours common in older females.
  • Popular rat to function as foster parents in caesarean procedures.
  • Intelligent rat, thus popular model for psychology tests.
  • Barbering when older than 8 weeks of age.
  • Tendency to become very fat with age.