Immunodeficient Mouse Models

To help you identify the best fit for your oncology research, Charles River maintains a portfolio of mouse models with varying levels of immunodeficiency and phenotypic characteristics.

Strain

Hair Coat

Mature T Cells

Mature B Cells

NK Cells

Genetics

Athymic Nude

No

Absent

Present

Present

Outbred

BALB/c Nude

No

Absent

Present

Present

Inbred

CD-1 Nude

No

Absent

Present

Present

Outbred

Fox Chase SCID®

Yes

Absent

Absent

Present

Congenic

Fox Chase SCID® Beige

Yes

Absent

Absent

Defective

Congenic

NCG

Yes

Absent

Absent

Absent

Coisogenic

NOD SCID

Yes

Absent

Absent

Defective

Congenic

NIH-III Nude

No

Absent

Absent

Defective

Outbred

NU/NU Nude

No

Absent

Present

Present

Outbred

SCID Hairless Congenic (SHC™)

No

Absent

Absent

Present

Congenic

SCID Hairless Outbred (SHO®)

No

Absent

Absent

Present

Outbred

NCI SCID/NCr

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.