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Descriptor English:   Mesocricetus 
Descriptor Spanish:   Mesocricetus 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Mesocricetus 
Synonyms English:   Golden Hamster
Golden Hamsters
Golden Syrian Hamsters
Hamster, Golden
Hamsters, Golden
Hamsters, Golden Syrian
Hamsters, Syrian
Mesocricetus auratus
Syrian Hamsters
Syrian Hamsters, Golden  
Tree Number:   B01.050.150.900.649.313.992.635.075.250.500
Definition English:   A genus of the family Muridae having three species. The present domesticated strains were developed from individuals brought from Syria. They are widely used in biomedical research. 
Indexing Annotation English:   NIM when experimental animal
History Note English:   91(75); was see under HAMSTERS 1975-90 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification EM embryology
GE genetics GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
ME metabolism MI microbiology
PS parasitology PH physiology
PX psychology SU surgery
UR urine VI virology
Record Number:   29444 
Unique Identifier:   D008647 

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