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Strain: WF/IcoCrl

Symbol: WF/IcoCrl
Strain: WF
Substrain: IcoCrl
Full Name: Wistar Rats
RGD ID: 2312511
RRID: RGD_2312511
Ontology ID: RS:0002252
Type: inbred
Source: Charles River Laboratories
Origin: Furth developed this strain at Roswell Park Memorial Institute, Buffalo, NY, USA in 1945 starting from a commercial colony of Wistar rats. Acquired by Charles River from the MIcrobiological Associates, Bethesda, Maryland, USA. Introduced to Charles River France in 1970.
Coat Color: Albino
Last Known Status: Unknown


References - curated
1. Personal communication with Charles River Laboratories
2. RGD Automated Pipelines


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