Lewis Rat

LEW/Crl
Inbred
Lewis Rat
Lewis Rat
Lewis Rat
Breeding Location

Lewis Rat Details

Developed by Dr. Lewis from Wistar stock in the early 1950s. To Charles River from Tulane in 1970 at F34.

Coat Color
White (albino)

MHC Haplotype
RT1I

Strain Code
004

Ideal For
Transplantation research, induced arthritis/inflammation, experimental allergic encephalitis, STZ-induced diabetes

Lewis Rat US Growth Chart

LOCATION: Kingston
UNIT: K71
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Lewis Rat Details

Developed by Dr. Lewis from Wistar stock in the early 1950s. To Charles River from Tulane in 1970 at F34.

Coat Color
White (albino)

MHC Haplotype
RT1I

Strain Code
004

Ideal For
Transplantation research, induced arthritis/inflammation, experimental allergic encephalitis, STZ-induced diabetes

Lewis Rat Germany Growth Chart

Growth chart data should be used as a guideline only.
The shaded areas on each chart are the mean weight plus or minus one standard deviation at a given age averaged across all production facilities. This represents approximately 67% of the population, with the remaining 33% falling outside of this weight range.

Lewis Rat Details

Developed by Dr. Lewis from Wistar stock in the early 1950s. To Charles River from Tulane in 1970 at F34.

Coat Color
White (albino)

MHC Haplotype
RT1I

Strain Code
004

Ideal For
Transplantation research, induced arthritis/inflammation, experimental allergic encephalitis, STZ-induced diabetes

Lewis Rat UK Growth Chart

Growth chart data should be used as a guideline only.
The shaded areas on each chart are the mean weight plus or minus one standard deviation at a given age averaged across all production facilities. This represents approximately 67% of the population, with the remaining 33% falling outside of this weight range.

Lewis Rat Details

Developed by Dr. Lewis from Wistar stock in the early 1950s. To Charles River from Tulane in 1970 at F34.

Coat Color
White (albino)

MHC Haplotype
RT1I

Strain Code
004

Ideal For
Transplantation research, induced arthritis/inflammation, experimental allergic encephalitis, STZ-induced diabetes

Growth Chart for Lewis Rat Colony at Vital River Laboratories in China

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For additional information, including pricing details, please visit the Lewis rat page on the Vital River Laboratories website.