Diabetes Models

This page from RGD’s Phenotypes and Models Portal includes information on rat strains which have been used as models for diabetes.  Strains that are models for Type 1 or “insulin dependent” diabetes include BBDP/WorN, BBDR/WorN, KDP/Tky and WKY.  Strains that are models for Type 2 or “insulin independent” diabetes include GK/Far, ZUC/Crl, OLETF:

Phenotypes and Models:  Diabetes

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