Rats, Wistar

Known as: Wistar Rats, Wistar rat 
A strain of albino rat developed at the Wistar Institute that has spread widely at other institutions. This has markedly diluted the original strain.

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1948-2017
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The cofactor nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+) has emerged as a key regulator of metabolism, stress resistance and… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Humans are routinely exposed to bisphenol A (BPA), an estrogenic compound that leaches from dental materials, food and… (More)
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2006
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2006
Flavonoids are non-nutritive dietary components that are widely distributed in plants. The present study investigated the… (More)
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2005
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2005
An enriched environment consists of a combination of enhanced social relations, physical exercise and interactions with non… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Berberine, an isoquinoline alkaloid, has a wide range of pharmacological effects, including anti-inflammation, yet the exact… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
We previously described chimeric recombinant adeno-associated virus (rAAV) vectors 2/4 and 2/5 as the most efficient vectors in… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Glucose homeostasis in mammals is maintained by insulin secretion from the beta-cells of the islets of Langerhans. Type 2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
In a recent study using Wistar rats, the serotonergic 5-HT2 receptor antagonists ketanserin and risperidone reduced the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Over the past years, two breeding lines, derived originally from outbred Wistar rats, have been established that differ markedly… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
There is an age-associated decline in the mitochondrial function of the Wistar rat heart. Previous reports from this lab have… (More)
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