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Microbiota Characterization Now Offered
 July 07, 2014
The RRRC now offers a full line of NGS-related services including fecal DNA extraction, 16S rDNA gene sequencing, and informatics analysis to researchers using rat models.  For more information, please see here or contact
Need a New Rat Model?
 March 21, 2017
Need a new rat model?  The RRRC in conjunction with the MU Animal Modeling Core (AMC) can assist with the generation of transgenic rats, create knock-out and knock-in rats using CRISPR/Cas9 technology and genetically manipulate rat embryonic stem cells to make chimeric animals.  Contact us to discuss your rat model needs and how we can help.
Rat Resources:

RGD (Rat Genome Database)

Rat Genome Project at BCM

NCBI: Rat Genome Resources

Rat Mapping Resources at Wellcome Trust Centre

Rat Atlas

Rat Development (UNSW Embryology)

NBRP (The National BioResource Project for the Rat in Japan)

Rat ENU Mutagenesis


Riken BioResource Center: NBRP Rat genome BAC clones

ILAR Lab Code Registry

Other Repositories:

MMRRC (Mutant Mouse Regional Resource Centers)

MU MMRRC (University of Missouri)

NSRRC (National Swine Resource & Research Center)

ZFIN (The Zebrafish Model Organism Database)

National Gnotobiotic Rodent Resource
Primate Resources

NIH Office of Research Infrastructure (ORIP) Division of Comparative Medicine