Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, July 7th, 2003
According to recent research published in the Journal of Nutrition, "Three new spontaneous recessive mouse mutations in the leptin receptor gene (Lepr), Leprdb-rtnd, Leprdb-dmpg, and Leprdb-ripy, originated in the CBA/J (CBA), B10.D2-H8b(57N)/Sn (B10) and NU/J strains, respectively."
"Leprdb-rtnd and Leprdb-dmpg were maintained on C57BL/6J (B6), resulting in congenic lines of B6.CBA-Leprdb-rtnd and B6.B10-Leprdb-dmpg," reported...
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