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Rats, Inbred OLETF MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Rats, Inbred OLETF
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.050.199.520.760.290
B01.050.150.900.649.313.992.635.505.700.400.290
Unique ID
D020334
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020334
Annotation
NIM with no qualifiers when experimental animal; a model for DIABETES MELLITUS, TYPE 2 not DIABETES MELLITUS, EXPERIMENTAL
Scope Note
An inbred strain of Long-Evans rats that develops hyperglycemia, hyperinsulinemia, and mild obesity, mostly in males, that resembles non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus in humans. It was developed from outbred Long-Evans stock in 1983.
Entry Term(s)
Otsuka-Long-Evans-Tokushima Fatty Rats
Otsuka-Long-Evans-Tokushima Rats
Rats, OLETF
Previous Indexing
Rats (1993-1998)
See Also
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Rats, Long-Evans
Public MeSH Note
99
History Note
99
Date Established
1999/01/01
Date of Entry
1998/06/11
Revision Date
2020/09/02
Rats, Inbred OLETF Preferred
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