biobreeding rat

biobreeding rat

A proprietary strain of inbred lab rats, which serve as a model for type-1 diabetes, which has been linked to the MHC II gene and Gimap5.
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study of BioBreeding rats prone to type I diabetes, Atkinson et al.
Gonzalez J, Fevery J (1992) Spontaneously diabetic biobreeding rats and impairment of bile acid independent bile flow and increased biliary bilirubin, calcium and lipid secretion.