Incidence, distribution, and morphology of amyloidosis in Charles Rivers CD-1 mice.


The incidence, morphology, and distribution of amyloidosis were reviewed in a 2-year toxicity-oncogenicity study in Charles Rivers CD-1 mice. Amyloid was present in the duodenum, jejunum, mesenteric lymph node, and ovary in animals sacrificed at 8 months. In animals sacrificed at 12 months, amyloid was also present in the adrenal gland, gall bladder, heart… (More)