Lewis, Rat Strain

Known as: LEW, LEWIS 
Derived from Wistar stock by the laboratory of Dr. Lewis at the Wistar Institute in the 1940s and 1950s, the Lewis is a white albino rat with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The human gastric pathogen Helicobacter pylori spontaneously switches lipopolysaccharide (LPS) Lewis (Le) antigens on and off… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The brain noradrenergic system is activated by stress, modulating the activity of forebrain regions involved in behavioral and… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The introduction of immunohistochemical techniques and monoclonal antibodies to specific carbohydrate epitopes has made it… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The distribution of microglia, macrophages, T-lymphocytes, and astrocytes was characterized throughout a spinal contusion lesion… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Sprague-Dawley (SD), Fischer 344 (F344) and Lewis (LEW) rats are used in a wide variety of laboratory studies. Compared to SD and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The effects of chronic stress on the hypothalamic-pituaitary-adrenocortical (HPA) axis were studied in five inbred rat strains, i… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The carbohydrate antigen, sialyl Lex, is known to be a ligand for the cell adhesion molecule called ELAM-1 (E-selectin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Inbred Lewis (LEW/N) female rats develop an arthritis in response to group A streptococcal cell wall peptidoglycan polysaccharide… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We have recently found that susceptibility to streptococcal cell wall (SCW)-induced arthritis in Lewis (LEW/N) rats is due, in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Carbohydrate antigen (CA) 19-9 identified by a murine monoclonal antibody against a colorectal carcinoma antigen is thought to be… (More)
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