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Strain: WKHA/Cfd

Symbol: WKHA/Cfd
Strain: WKHA
Substrain: Cfd
Full Name: WKHA/Cfd
RGD ID: 631276
Citation ID: RRID:RGD_631276
Ontology ID: RS:0001023
Type: inbred
Source: Experimental Cardiovascular Biology Laboratory, Institut de Recherches Cliniques de Montreal, 119 Pine Ave W, Montreal, Quebec CA
Origin: Originated from a colony maintained at the Institut de Recherches Cliniques de Montreal (IRCM)
Last Known Status: Unknown

Experimental Data Annotations    Click to see Annotation Detail View

Rat Strain
TermQualifierEvidenceWithReferenceNotesSourceOriginal Reference(s)
WKHA/Cfd  IEA 7241799 RGD 

Vertebrate Trait
TermQualifierEvidenceWithReferenceNotesSourceOriginal Reference(s)
heart left ventricle mass  EXP 1578726 RGD 
heart left ventricle natriuretic peptide A amount  EXP 619659 RGD 


References - curated
# Reference Title Reference Citation
1. Functional alterations of the Nppa promoter are linked to cardiac ventricular hypertrophy in WKY/WKHA rat crosses. Deschepper CF, etal., Circ Res 2001 Feb 2;88(2):223-8.
2. Distinct QTLs are linked to cardiac left ventricular mass in a sex-specific manner in a normotensive inbred rat inter-cross. Llamas B, etal., Mamm Genome. 2005 Sep;16(9):700-11. Epub 2005 Oct 20.
3. RGD Strain RSO annotation pipeline RGD Automated Pipelines


Strain QTL Data
Symbol Name Trait
Cm54 Cardiac mass QTL 54 heart left ventricle mass   (VT:0007031)    
Cm55 Cardiac mass QTL 55 heart left ventricle mass   (VT:0007031)    
Cm56 Cardiac mass QTL 56 heart left ventricle mass   (VT:0007031)    
Cm57 Cardiac mass QTL 57 heart left ventricle mass   (VT:0007031)    
Cm58 Cardiac mass QTL 58 heart left ventricle mass   (VT:0007031)    
Cm59 Cardiac mass QTL 59 heart left ventricle mass   (VT:0007031)    
Lanf1 Left ventricular atrial natriuretic factor QTL 1 heart left ventricle natriuretic peptide A amount   (VT:0010596)    

Additional Information

RGD Curation Notes
Note Type Note Reference
strain_phys_biochem These have 10-15% higher left ventricular mass than WKY rats. 619659