of Mice: LLC
Inbr (Ckc) 46. Colour ?. Origin: Chai 1976. Selected for low leukocyte
count from a cross involving C57BL/6J, C57BR/cdJ, A/J, BALB/cJ, LG/J,
and SM/Ckc (see also HLC).
Mean leukocyte count now 4000-5000/cu mm. Mice over 10-18 months have
amyloid deposits in the spleen and kidney and most show reticular cell
hypoplasia. Rare spontaneous myoepitheliomas arising from myoepithelial
cells of various exocrine glands have been observed in LLC.A/Ckc (Sundberg
et al 1991). Maint. by Ckc.
INBRED STRAINS OF MICE
Updated 9 Apr. 1998
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