From a cross of a Bagg albino female and a DBA male by Strong in 1920. A litter of 4 females and 2 males sent to Andervont in 1930, then to Heston at F35. To NIH in 1951 from Heston at F57. To Charles River in 1974 from NIH.

Coat Color

Agouti (wild-type)

MHC Haplotype


Ideal For:

Safety and efficacy testing, oncology, neurological disorders, retinal degeneration

Strain Code:


I need to...

Pre-identify my C3H mice.

Our Pre-ID™ services enable you to receive animal models that have been identified with the codes you provide us.