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IWSR-2 mouse

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Resource Type

  1. Mus musculus


  1. Resource Description
    Used to study alcoholism, reduced withdrawal convulsions after chronic dependence on alcohol. Sperm are cryopreserved. Inbred strains from Withdrawal Seizure Resistant - 2. Fully inbred, derived from selectively bred line.
  2. Contact
    Metten, Pamela, Ph.D.
  3. Related Disease
    alcohol abuse
  4. Related Publication or Documentation
    Bidirectional Selection for Susceptibility to Ethanol Withdrawal Seizures in Mus musculus
  5. Website(s)
  6. Related Technique
    Behavioral assay
  7. Parental Strain Name
    HS/Ibg 8-way inbred strain cross
  8. Phenotype Findings
    Display mild handling-induced convulsions after withdrawal from chronic ethanol vapor inhalation.
  9. Location
    Portland Alcohol Research Center
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