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Last Database Update
2019-05-26
MTB 3.0
 
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Strain
BALB/c
Strain Synonyms Bagg  •  Bagg albino  •  Bagg Albino  •  BALB  •  balb/c  •  B alb C  •  BALB/C  •  BALB/c (WT)  •  C  •  Cb  •  C strain  •  WT
Strain Note: Substrain not specified.
Strain Tumor Overview Expanded View
Tumors 87 unique tumor types displayed.

A tumor group is a set of tumors that share the same tumor name, organ(s) affected, and treatment type.

Tumor Name Organ(s) Affected Treatment Type Number of
Tumor Group Records
Frequency Range
Adrenal gland - Cortex tumor Adrenal gland - Cortex None (spontaneous) 1 observed
Adrenal gland - Subcapsular cell hyperplasia Adrenal gland - Cortex None (spontaneous) 2 93 - 100
Blood vessel hemangioendothelioma Blood vessel Chemical/Drug 3 observed - high
Blood vessel hemangiosarcoma Stomach - Glandular Chemical/Drug 4 3.6 - 35
Blood vessel tumor - benign Spleen Virus 1 70
Bone osteosarcoma - fibroblastic Bone None (spontaneous) 2 observed
Connective tissue - Fibroblast fibrosarcoma Connective tissue - Fibroblast Chemical/Drug 2 7.7 - 17
Connective tissue - Fibroblast fibrosarcoma Connective tissue - Fibroblast Virus 1 100
Connective tissue - Fibroblast tumor Lung Virus 1 81
Connective tissue - Fibroblast tumor Liver Virus 1 observed
Connective tissue - Synovium synovioma Connective tissue - Synovium None (spontaneous) 1 2.0 - 8.0
Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon adenocarcinoma Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon Chemical/Drug 1 25
Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon adenoma Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon Chemical/Drug 1 0
Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon carcinoma Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon None (spontaneous) 1 0
Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon carcinoma Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon Chemical/Drug 2 0
Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon dysplasia Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon Chemical/Drug 4 0 - 80
Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon polyp - adenomatous Intestine - Large Intestine - Colon Chemical/Drug 3 9.1 - 80
Intestine - Large Intestine adenocarcinoma Intestine - Large Intestine None (spontaneous) 1 0
Intestine metaplasia Intestine Chemical/Drug 1 0
Kidney adenocarcinoma Kidney None (spontaneous) 1 40
Kidney tumor Kidney None (spontaneous) 1 25.0 - 48.0
Leukocyte - Lymphocyte - B-lymphocyte - Plasma cell plasmacytoma Leukocyte - Lymphocyte - B-lymphocyte - Plasma cell Chemical/Drug 2 observed
Leukocyte - Lymphocyte - Pre-B-lymphocyte hyperplasia Leukocyte - Lymphocyte - Pre-B-lymphocyte None (spontaneous) 1 0
Leukocyte - Lymphocyte - Pre-B-lymphocyte tumor Leukocyte - Lymphocyte - Pre-B-lymphocyte None (spontaneous) 1 0.05
Leukocyte - Lymphocyte - T-lymphocyte lymphoma Leukocyte - Lymphocyte - T-lymphocyte Virus 1 observed
Leukocyte - Lymphocyte leukemia - lymphocytic Leukocyte - Lymphocyte None (spontaneous) 1 0
Leukocyte - Lymphocyte lymphoma - small lymphocytic Leukocyte - Lymphocyte None (spontaneous) 1 5
Leukocyte leukemia Leukocyte None (spontaneous) 5 0 - 14
Leukocyte leukemia Leukocyte Chemical/Drug 3 observed - 52
Leukocyte leukemia Leukocyte Virus 1 observed
Leukocyte lymphoma Leukocyte Virus 5 0 - 100
Liver hepatoma Liver None (spontaneous) 2 0
Liver hepatoma Liver Chemical/Drug 2 0 - 12
Liver hepatoma - malignant Liver Chemical/Drug 2 0
Lung - Alveolus tumor Lung - Alveolus None (spontaneous) 1 high
Lung adenoma Lung None (spontaneous) 3 1.7 - 10
Lung adenoma Lung Chemical/Drug 3 21.05 - 100
Lung carcinoma Lung Chemical/Drug 3 0 - 27
Lung carcinoma Lung None (spontaneous) 1 0
Lung hyperplasia Lung None (spontaneous) 1 observed
Lung hyperplasia Lung Chemical/Drug 1 observed
Lung papilloma Lung None (spontaneous) 1 0
Lung papilloma Lung Chemical/Drug 1 0
Lung tumor Lung None (spontaneous) 16 observed - 45
Lung tumor Lung Chemical/Drug 17 observed - 100
Lung tumor Lung Other 1 very high
Mammary gland adenoacanthoma Mammary gland None (spontaneous) 1 2.9
Mammary gland adenocarcinoma Mammary gland None (spontaneous) 5 0 - 5
Mammary gland carcinoma Mammary gland Diet 3 36 - 77
Mammary gland carcinoma Mammary gland None (spontaneous) 1 10
Mammary gland carcinoma Mammary gland Chemical/Drug 1 0
Mammary gland normal tissue (control) Mammary gland None (spontaneous) 1 not applicable
Mammary gland tumor Mammary gland None (spontaneous) 14 0 - 30
Mammary gland tumor Mammary gland Hormone 1 0
Mammary gland tumor Mammary gland Virus 4 0 - high
Mammary gland tumor Mammary gland Chemical/Drug 1 8
Muscle - Striated - Skeletal - Diaphragm tumor Muscle - Striated - Skeletal - Diaphragm Virus 1 observed
Muscle - Striated - Skeletal rhabdomyosarcoma Muscle - Striated - Skeletal Chemical/Drug 1 3.8
Myoepithelial cell myoepithelioma Salivary gland - Parotid None (spontaneous) 2 observed - 4
Myoepithelial cell myoepithelioma Myoepithelial cell None (spontaneous) 2 observed
Ovary carcinoma Ovary Chemical/Drug 1 0
Renal pelvis carcinoma Renal pelvis Chemical/Drug 1 12.5
Reticular cell reticulum cell neoplasm Reticular cell None (spontaneous) 2 3 - 23
Salivary gland carcinoma Salivary gland Chemical/Drug 1 3.8
Skin carcinoma Skin Chemical/Drug 1 observed
Skin papilloma Skin Chemical/Drug 1 observed
Skin tumor Skin Chemical/Drug 1 observed
Stomach - Glandular adenocarcinoma Stomach - Glandular Chemical/Drug 16 0 - 77
Stomach - Glandular adenocarcinoma Stomach - Glandular None (spontaneous) 1 0
Stomach - Glandular adenoma Stomach - Glandular Chemical/Drug 4 53 - 64
Stomach - Glandular hyperplasia - adenomatous Stomach - Glandular Chemical/Drug 1 observed
Stomach - Glandular papilloma Stomach - Glandular Chemical/Drug 1 observed
Stomach - Glandular squamous cell carcinoma Stomach - Glandular Chemical/Drug 1 observed
Stomach adenoma Stomach Chemical/Drug 12 0 - 37
Stomach adenoma Stomach None (spontaneous) 1 0
Testis - Leydig cell (Interstitial cell) hyperplasia Testis - Leydig cell (Interstitial cell) None (spontaneous) 1 observed
Testis - Leydig cell (Interstitial cell) tumor Testis - Leydig cell (Interstitial cell) None (spontaneous) 1 observed
Testis - Leydig cell (Interstitial cell) tumor Testis - Leydig cell (Interstitial cell) Hormone 3 observed - high
Thymus thymoma Thymus Virus 1 10
Ureter carcinoma Ureter Chemical/Drug 1 0
Urinary bladder carcinoma Urinary bladder Chemical/Drug 1 100
Uterus adenocarcinoma Uterus None (spontaneous) 1 observed
Uterus tumor Uterus Chemical/Drug 1 observed
(Unspecified organ) angioendothelioma CNS - Brain Virus 1 60
(Unspecified organ) angioma (Unspecified organ) None (spontaneous) 1 6
(Unspecified organ) reticuloendothelial neoplasm (Unspecified organ) None (spontaneous) 1 11.0 - 20.0
(Unspecified organ) squamous cell carcinoma (Unspecified organ) Chemical/Drug 1 8.7
Other Database Links
Additional information about these mice:
Festing's List of Inbred Strains http://www.informatics.jax.org/external/festing/mouse/docs/BALB.shtml