sand rat


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Related to sand rat: Psammomys obesus

sand rat

see gerbil.
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Beacon protein was then injected into the Israeli sand rats and their food intake and weight increased.
In contrast, strains with identical gltA sequences were isolated from 2 different animal species, such as greater Egyptian jerboas and lesser Egyptian jerboas, Siberian chipmunks and Hokkaido squirrels, and fat-tailed gerbils and fat sand rats.
oleaster leaves in hypercholesterolemic insulinresistant sand rats.
First place for the family division was Gilger's team, followed by the Atlantic Pacific Misfits taking second and the Sand Rats in third.