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Tissues will be collected from the heart, kidney and aorta from each of the consomic and parental strains. Animals will be conditioned for two weeks under normoxic, high salt or hypoxic conditions. The tissues will be examined for gross abnormalities and then histological sections will be prepared and will be made available for investigators to examine via digital images on the website and/or tissue sample request via the form below. Both stained and unstainedsamples are available for distribution. There is no charge other than packaging and shipping cost.

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PhysGen established a collaboration with Charles River Laboratories(CRL) to distribute the parental strains, SS/JrHsdMcwi, BN/NHsdMcwi, FHH/EurMcwi, and consomic SS-13BN/Mcwi strain. Please contact CRL directly for these strains, visit the CRL website for more information or call (800)522-7287. The Sprague Dawley rat can be ordered directly from Harlan at www.harlan.com or call (317)894-7521. If you are interested in any other consomic strain please visit PhysioGenix, or have questions, please contact Melinda Dwinell at (414) 456-4498 or mrdwinel@mcw.edu for more information.

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