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Short Communications
Comparison of genetic variability in BALB/c and C57Bl/6j mouse lines from diverse populations
1Vagyna I. N., 1Morozova L. M., 2Kovaleva O. A., 2Glazko T. T.
  1. Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics, NAS of Ukraine
    150, Akademika Zabolotnoho Str., Kyiv, Ukraine, 03680
  2. Institute of Agroecology of NAAS
    12 Metrologichna Str., Kyiv, Ukraine, 03680


Genetic variability in mouse lines BALB/c and C57Bl/6j from «old» and «new» populations has been studied. A cytogenetic analysis has shown that mice from the both lines of «new» population differ from those of «old» population by a higher frequency of cytogenetic anomalies in bone marrow and blood cells.


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