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Descriptor English: Rats, Wistar
Descriptor Spanish: Ratas Wistar
Descriptor Portuguese: Ratos Wistar
Descriptor French: Rat Wistar
Entry term(s): Rat, Wistar
Wistar Rat
Wistar Rats
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.992.635.505.700.900
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017208
Scope note: A strain of albino rat developed at the Wistar Institute that has spread widely at other institutions. This has markedly diluted the original strain.
Annotation: NIM with no qualifiers when experimental animal
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification
EM embryology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Rats (1966-1980)
Rats, Inbred Strains (1980-1992)
Public MeSH Note: 93; was see RATS, INBRED STRAINS 1982-92
Online Note: use RATS, INBRED STRAINS to search RATS, WISTAR 1982-92
History Note: 93; was see RATS, INBRED STRAINS 1982-92
DeCS ID: 30578
Unique ID: D017208
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1993/01/01
Date of Entry: 1992/05/22
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Rats, Wistar - Preferred
Concept UI M0026115
Scope note A strain of albino rat developed at the Wistar Institute that has spread widely at other institutions. This has markedly diluted the original strain.
Preferred term Rats, Wistar
Entry term(s) Rat, Wistar
Wistar Rat
Wistar Rats



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