SSLP Nomenclature


The complete guidelines SSLP nomenclature can be found at



An SSLP symbol should be of the form DchrIlar# where:


        an upper case D begins all SSLPs,

        followed by the chromosome number (in Arabic numerals or X, Y),

        followed by the laboratory code of the lab or institution where it was isolated, which is available from the Institute for Laboratory Animal Research

        followed by sequential numbering.