Wistar Kyoto (WKY) Rat

WKY/NCrl
Inbred
Wistar Kyoto (WKY) Rat
Wistar Kyoto (WKY) Rat
Wistar Kyoto (WKY) Rat
Breeding Location

Wistar Kyoto (WKY) Rat Details

Developed from an outbred Wistar stock from Kyoto School of Medicine to NIH 1971. This is the same stock from which the SHR/N strain was developed. To Charles River in 1974 from NIH at F11.

Coat Color
White (albino)

MHC Haplotype
RT1I

Strain Code
008

Ideal For
control for the SHR rat, ADHD model

WKY Rat US Growth Chart

LOCATION: Kingston
UNIT: K90
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Wistar Kyoto (WKY) Rat Details

Developed from an outbred Wistar stock from Kyoto School of Medicine to NIH 1971. This is the same stock from which the SHR/N strain was developed. To Charles River in 1974 from NIH at F11.

Coat Color
White (albino)

MHC Haplotype
RT1I

Strain Code
008

Ideal For
control for the SHR rat, ADHD model

WKY 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.

Wistar Kyoto (WKY) Rat Details

Developed from an outbred Wistar stock from Kyoto School of Medicine to NIH 1971. This is the same stock from which the SHR/N strain was developed. To Charles River in 1974 from NIH at F11.

Coat Color
White (albino)

MHC Haplotype
RT1I

Strain Code
008

Ideal For
control for the SHR rat, ADHD model

Growth Chart Currently Not Available

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