Due to the challenges inherent in researching and developing anticancer therapeutics, it is important that you have the right tools and resources available to you. Furthermore, selecting the most appropriate animal model is a critical step when designing an oncology study. To help you identify the best fit for your oncology research, Charles River maintains a portfolio of mouse and rat models with varying levels of immunodeficiency and phenotypic characteristics. View Datasheet »

Strain Hair Coat Mature T Cells Mature B Cells NK Cells Genetics
Athymic Nude Mouse No Absent Present Present Outbred
BALB/c Nude Mouse No Absent Present Present Inbred
CD-1® Nude Mouse No Absent Present Present Outbred
Fox Chase SCID® Mouse Yes Absent Absent Present Congenic
Fox Chase SCID® Beige Mouse Yes Absent Absent Defective Congenic
NCG Mouse Yes Absent Absent Absent Coisogenic
NOD SCID Mouse Yes Absent Absent Defective Congenic
NIH-III Nude Mouse No Absent Absent Defective Outbred
NU/NU Nude Mouse No Absent Present Present Outbred
RNU Nude Rat No Absent Present Present Outbred
SCID Hairless Congenic (SHC™) Mouse No Absent Absent Present Congenic
SCID Hairless Outbred (SHO®) Mouse No Absent Absent Present Outbred
NCI SCID/NCr Mouse Yes Absent Absent Present Congenic

Can’t find the model you need or are having difficulties choosing? Contact us and one of our research models specialists can assist you.