Fox Chase SCID Beige Mouse

CB17.Cg-PrkdcscidLystbg-J/Crl
Congenic
Immunodeficient
Fox Chase SCID Beige Mouse
Fox Chase SCID Beige Mouse
Fox Chase SCID Beige Mouse

Fox Chase SCID Beige Mouse Details

A congenic mouse that possesses both autosomal recessive mutations SCID (Prkdcscid) and beige (Lystbg). The SCID mutation results in severe combined immunodeficiency affecting both the B and T lymphocytes. The beige mutation results in defective natural killer (NK) cells. This mouse was developed by Croy, et al. at the University of Guelph by an intercross of C.B-17 SCID/SCID to C57BL/6 bg/bg mice. To Charles River in 1993.

Coat Color
White (albino)

Strain Code
250

Ideal For
Tumor biology and xenograft research