Wistar Han IGS


Rederived by GlaxoWellcome from Han Wistar stock supplied by BRL. Transferred to Charles River UK in 1996. Transferred to Charles River in 1997 and rederived into isolator maintained Foundation Colony. IGS refers to animals bred using the Charles River International Genetic Standard system.

Coat color

White (Albino)

Strain Code


Research application

General multipurpose model, safety and efficacy testing, aging, oncology

Breeding location

US, France, UK, Germany