Type: Outbred mice
Origin: In 1935,Carworth Farms began to select a line of mice which had vigour and which was productive. Progenitors originating from a colony bred in Missouri were bought and the strain was named CF1 (Carworth Farms strain 1). This strain was introduced at Charles River Laboratories France in 1967, and it acquired the name OF1 (Oncins France 1).
Coat color: White (albino)
Strain code: 612
Ideal for: Model for general use including toxicology, teratology, pharmacology and physiology.
Bred in: France
Health reports: Using strain nomenclature find the strain at links below
*Photos provided courtesy of Charles River