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Phenotypes – Organ Weights

PGA Organ Weight Data

PhysGen Program for Genomic Application is funded by NHLBI to develop consomic and knockout rat strains, phenotypically characterize these strains, and provide these resources to the scientific community.

Heart weight (Cardiac protocol) [download data]
Lung weight (Lung protocol) [download data]
Kidney weight (General protocol) [download data]


NBRP Organ Weight Data

The NBRP is a rat repository founded by the the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (Monkasho) in Japan.  The NBRP-Rat collects, preserves and supplies rat strains and maintains a public database with charcterization of phenotypes and genetic profiles.

Brain weight
Heart weight
     Liver weight
     Lung weight
     Kidney weight
Spleen weight


Methods & Details

Phenotyping methods and details




RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.