of Mice: MAS
Inbr (A) 98. Albino. Genet. c
. Origin: Muhlbock from same stock
as GRS, and is similar to it at 48/50 biochemical loci. Maint. by A.
Low mammary tumour incidence in females, high lung tumour in both sexes.
As is BALB/c, this strain is susceptible to both C3H mammary tumour virus
and GRS mammary tumour virus. Very similar to GRS/A: of over 50 genetic
markers, only two are different. Leukosis 22% (Hilgers
and Galesloot, 1973
J. and Galesloot J. (1973) Genetic control of MuLV-gs expression in crosses
between high and low leukemia incidence strains. Int. J. Cancer
INBRED STRAINS OF MICE
Updated 9 Apr. 1998
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