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Strain: HEP

Symbol: HEP
Strain: HEP
Full Name: high ethanol preferring
RGD ID: 738038
Citation ID: RRID:RGD_738038
Ontology ID: RS:0000392
Type: inbred
Available Source: Not Available
Origination: Institut Francois Magendie, rue Camille Saint-Saens, Bordeaux Cedex, France
Description: High ethanol preferring strain HEP from generations S6 and S7 of selection were obtained from Robert D. Myers, East Carolina University at Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Last Known Status: Unknown

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References - curated
# Reference Title Reference Citation
1. RGD Strain RSO annotation pipeline RGD Automated Pipelines
2. Genetics of behaviour: phenotypic and molecular study of rats derived from high- and low-alcohol consuming lines. Terenina-Rigaldie E, etal., Pharmacogenetics 2003 Sep;13(9):543-54.


Strain QTL Data
Symbol Name Trait
Alc14 Alcohol consumption QTL 14 consumption behavior trait   (VT:0002069)    
Alc15 Alcohol consumption QTL 15 consumption behavior trait   (VT:0002069)    
Alc16 Alcohol consumption QTL 16 consumption behavior trait   (VT:0002069)    
Alc17 Alcohol consumption QTL 17 consumption behavior trait   (VT:0002069)    
Anxrr12 Anxiety related response QTL 12 locomotor behavior trait   (VT:0001392)    
Anxrr13 Anxiety related response QTL 13 locomotor behavior trait   (VT:0001392)    
Anxrr14 Anxiety related response QTL 14 locomotor behavior trait   (VT:0001392)    
Anxrr15 Anxiety related response QTL 15 locomotor behavior trait   (VT:0001392)    
Sach4 Saccharine consumption QTL 4 consumption behavior trait   (VT:0002069)    
Sach5 Saccharine consumption QTL 5 consumption behavior trait   (VT:0002069)    

Additional Information

RGD Curation Notes
Note Type Note Reference
strain_characteristics They consume high amounts of alcohol voluntarily. They have high sensitivity to taste reinforcement (saccharine, quinine) and have high locomotor activity in a novel environment. 731213