of Mice: TKDU
Inbr (Dn) 69. Grey: a,d.
Also carries du
(tail kinks). Origin: du
from C.Keeler to G.D.Snell
1948, to M.C.Green 1956, to Eicher 1972, to Davisson 1980. Cross to DBA
then bxs to F10, crossed to BALB/c then bxs to F4. Crossed to DBA/1 then
bxs to F2. Crossed to C57BL/10 then bxs to F2. Crossed to BALB/c-tk
(from Gruneberg 1961) and maintained as balanced stock. tk
arose in BALB/c (probably An substrain) in 1953 at the Chester Beatty
R.Inst. Maint. by Dn.
INBRED STRAINS OF MICE
Updated 9 Apr. 1998
MRC Toxicology Unit, Hodgkin Building,
University of Leicester,