WIST, Rat Strain

Known as: WIST, Wistar 
An outbred strain of albino brown rat, this strain was developed at the Wistar Institute by Donaldson, Greenman, and King (1906) and was the first… (More)
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2010
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2010
MicroRNAs regulate a broad range of biological mechanisms. To investigate the relationship between microRNA expression and type 2… (More)
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2008
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2008
Hindlimb pain models developed in rats have been transposed to mice, but assumed sciatic nerve neuroanatomic similarities have… (More)
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2005
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2005
The present study, examines some issues in the measure and analysis of behavior in animals. Two strains of rats of both genders… (More)
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2002
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2002
The brain noradrenergic system is activated by stress, modulating the activity of forebrain regions involved in behavioral and… (More)
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1998
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1998
Recent studies have shown that large-artery wall remodeling per se does not reduce distensibility in hypertension, indicating… (More)
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1996
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1996
A group of 52 male, 2-year-old Ico:WIST rats were tested on the spatial reference memory version of the Morris water maze. Their… (More)
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1994
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1994
In experiments designed to analyze cardiovascular structure in response to antihypertensive therapy with an ACE inhibitor, we… (More)
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1982
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1982
Urban rats captured in Seoul and four nearby Korean cities were found to have immunofluorescent antibodies reactive with Hantaan… (More)
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1981
1981
We studied the effect of chronic mechanical overloading on the isoenzyme composition of rat cardiac myosin in several… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
The genetic basis of hyperactivity of the sympathetic nervous system (SNA) in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) was assessed… (More)
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