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Inbred Strains of Mice: PERU


Inbr. 20 Agouti: A,B,C. . Origin: Wild mice trapped in Nana village, in Rimac valley in Peru. Inbred by M.E.Wallace in 1972. Has never been crossed with laboratory mice. Produces an unusually high frequency of visible mutants and nestling lethals (Wallace 1985). Maintained by Ms.

Wallace M. E. (1985) An inherited agent of mutation with chromosome damage in wild mice. J. Hered. 76, 271-278. \par

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

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