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Strain: LEW/Rkb

Symbol: LEW/Rkb
Strain: LEW
Substrain: Rkb
RGD ID: 724570
RRID: RGD_724570
Ontology ID: RS:0000529
Type: inbred
Source: Freie Universitdt Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Origin: The LEW/Rkb rats were obtained from M&B, Bomholtvej, Denmark, and a colony of was established at at the Freie Universitdt (FU) Berlin, Benjamin Franklin Hospital, Germany.
Last Known Status: Unknown


References - curated
1. RGD Automated Pipelines
2. Schulz A, etal., J Am Soc Nephrol 2002 Nov;13(11):2706-14.


Strain QTL Data
Symbol Name Trait
Bp145 Blood pressure QTL 145 arterial blood pressure trait   (VT:2000000)    
Bp146 Blood pressure QTL 146 arterial blood pressure trait   (VT:2000000)    
Bp147 Blood pressure QTL 147 arterial blood pressure trait   (VT:2000000)    
Glom1 Glomerulus QTL 1 kidney glomerulus morphology trait   (VT:0005325)    
Glom2 Glomerulus QTL 2 kidney glomerulus morphology trait   (VT:0005325)    
Glom3 Glomerulus QTL 3 kidney glomerulus morphology trait   (VT:0005325)    
Uae1 Urinary albumin excretion QTL 1 urine albumin amount   (VT:0002871)    
Uae2 Urinary albumin excretion QTL 2 urine albumin amount   (VT:0002871)    
Uae3 Urinary albumin excretion QTL 3 urine albumin amount   (VT:0002871)    
Uae4 Urinary albumin excretion QTL 4 urine albumin amount   (VT:0002871)    

Additional Information

RGD Curation Notes
Note Type Note Reference
strain_characteristics The strain shows normotension and consistently low urinary albumin excretion rates. Blood pressure in this strain does not increase in response to a high-salt diet. 634618