NOD mouse colonies around the world--recent facts and figures

Immunol Today. 1993 May;14(5):193-6. doi: 10.1016/0167-5699(93)90160-M.


Non-obese diabetic (NOD) mice are commonly used in autoimmune research. However, the diversity of these mice in developing autoimmune disease under different conditions prompted a group of researchers to compile a questionnaire on this subject. Here Paolo Pozzilli and colleagues comment on the results of this survey.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Age Factors
  • Animal Husbandry*
  • Animals
  • Breeding
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 / classification
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 / diagnosis
  • Female
  • Incidence
  • Male
  • Mice
  • Mice, Inbred NOD / classification*