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Inbred Strains of Mice: TM

TM

Inbr 90+. Albino. Origin: Casas, 1948 from unpedigreed Swiss mice inbred since 1948. Maint. by Szepsenwol (Univ. Puerto Rico).


Characteristics

Lung tumours 48%, fore-stomach papillomas 27%, pyloric tumours 13%, brain nerve cell tumours 11%. Low mammary cancer. A low incidence of heart tumours has also been observed (Szepsenwol and Boschetti, 1975).


Szepsenwol J. and Boschetti N. V. (1975) Primary and secondary heart tumors in mice maintained on various diets. Oncology 32, 58-72. \par


INBRED STRAINS OF MICE
Updated 9 Apr. 1998
Michael FW Festing
MRC Toxicology Unit, Hodgkin Building,
University of Leicester, UK

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