NOD Mice

NOD Mice

Non-obese diabetic or NOD mice, like the Biobreeding rat, are used as an animal model for type 1 diabetes.

Read more about NOD Mice:  History, Characteristics, Susceptibility, Identifying IDDM Susceptibility Loci

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NOD Mice - Identifying IDDM Susceptibility Loci
... Genetic Loci associated with susceptibility to IDDM have been identified in the NOD mouse strain through the development of congenic mouse strains, which have identified several insulin ... NOD mice have polymorphisms in the Idd3 locus which are linked to IL-2 production ... Low amounts of IL-2 may be needed to promote survival of Treg in mice ...

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