of Mice: G
Inbr: 75 +. Origin: Goodale, selected for body weight, to Gowen at Iowa
State; b x s inbreeding; to Nash at Colorado State 1967.
Hyperglycaemic, with mean plasma glucose levels of 230 mg/100 ml at 60
days, at which time males are about 41 g and females 35 g. Normal response
curve following i.p. glucose tolerance test and no gross pathological
changes with aging (Nash and Logsdon, 1974
Nash D. J.
and Logsdon D. F. (1974) Characteristics of a new hyperglycemia in an
inbred strain of mice. Am. Zool. 14, 1277.
INBRED STRAINS OF MICE
Updated 9 Apr. 1998
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