Strain Data Sheet


Strain Information

BRC No.RBRC02946
SpeciesMus musculus
Strain nameNSY
Former Common name
H-2 Haplotype
ES Cell line
Background strain
Strain developmentDeveloped by Masao Shibata, Nagoya University School of Medicine. The NSY mice were originated from Jcl:ICR with selective breeding for glucose intolerance.
Strain descriptionAnimal model of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Develop spontaneous non insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) with aging. Almost 100% in males and 20% in females exhibit diabetes mellitus at 48 weeks of age. NSY = Nagoya Shibata Yasuda.
Colony maintenanceSibling x Sibling
ReferencesDiabetologia., 38, 503-508 (1995). 7489831

Health Report

Examination Date / Room / Rack


Gene info

Ordering Information

Donor DNA
Research applicationDiabetes and Obesity Research
Specific Term and ConditionsThe RECIPIENT of BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE shall obtain a prior written consent on use of it from the DEPOSITOR. In publishing the research results obtained by use of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE, a citation of the following literature(s) designated by the DEPOSITOR is requested. Diabetologia., 38, 503-508 (1995).The RECIPIENT which wants to use the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE for the purpose other than education or not-for-profit research is requested to enter into a Material Transfer Agreement with Osaka University.
DepositorHironori Ueda (Osaka University)
Strain Statusan icon for Frozen embryosFrozen embryos
Strain AvailabilityRecovered litters from cryopreserved embryos (2 to 4 months)
Cryopreserved embryos (within 1 month)
Additional Info.Necessary documents for ordering:
  1. Approval form (Japanese / English)
  2. Order form (Japanese / English)
  3. Category I MTA: MTA for distribution with RIKEN BRC (Japanese / English)

BRC mice in Publications

Takato T, Iwata K, Murakami C, Wada Y, Sakane F.
Chronic administration of myristic acid improves hyperglycaemia in the Nagoya-Shibata-Yasuda mouse model of congenital type 2 diabetes.
Diabetologia 60(10) 2076-2083(2017) 28707095