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Aged Rodent Tissue Bank Handbook

Product Descriptions - Tissue Arrays

Arrays are $10.00 per slide. All orders are shipped by FedEx at $20.00 per shipment.

Tissue Array Order Form in MS Word (49K) and accessible Adobe PDF (44K).

Product Number: Description:
001 5 x 12 array of 1.5-mm tissue cores from male F344 x BN F1 hybrid rats. (See the Male F344BN F1 Hybrid Rat Array Grid for further details.) Tissues included are brain, heart, lung, liver, muscle, spleen, pancreas, kidney, testes, prostate, skin, and white adipose tissue. Rats are 6, 18, 24, 34, and 39 months of age. Animals on this array are: TAP001, TAP005, TAP009, TAP013, and TAP017. - SOLD OUT
002 Same as 001, same animals (TAP001, TAP005, TAP009, TAP013, TAP017), but from a new master block. SOLD OUT
003 Same as 001, but the master block was made with different animals (TAP002, TAP006, TAP010, TAP014, TAP018). SOLD OUT
004 5 x 12 array of 1.5-mm tissue cores from male C57BL/6 mice. (See the C57BL6 Array Grid for further details). Tissues included are brain, heart, lung, liver, muscle, spleen, pancreas, kidney, testes, prostate, skin, and white adipose tissue. Mice are 4, 12, 18, 26, and 32 months of age. Animals on this array are: TAP0021, TAP0022, TAP0027, TAP0032, TAP0037. SOLD OUT
005 Same as 004, same animals (TAP0021, TAP0022, TAP0027, TAP0032, TAP0037), but from a new master block. SOLD OUT.
006 5 x 12 array of 1.5-mm tissue cores from male C57BL/6 caloric restricted (CR) and ad lib-fed (AL) mice. (See the C57BL6 CR&AL Array Grid for further details). Tissues included are brain, heart, lung, liver, muscle, spleen, pancreas, kidney, testes, prostate, skin, and white adipose tissue. Mice are 4 mo. (AL), 16 mo. (CR and AL), and 24 mo. (CR and AL). Animals on this array are: TAP0042, TAP0044, TAP0046, TAP0050, TAP0051. SOLD OUT.
007 5 x 12 array of 1.5-mm tissue cores from male C57BL/6 mice. (See the C57BL6 Array Grid for further details). Tissues included are brain, heart, lung, liver, muscle, spleen, pancreas, kidney, testes, prostate, skin, and white adipose tissue. Mice are 4, 12, 18, 26, and 32 months of age. Animals on this array are: TAP0052, TAP0053, TAP0055, TAP0057, TAP0059.
008 Same as 007, same animals (TAP0052, TAP0053, TAP0055, TAP0057, TAP0059), but from a new master block.
009 5 x 12 array of 1.5-mm tissue cores from male C57BL/6 mice. (See the C57BL6 Array Grid for further details). Tissues included are brain, heart, lung, liver, muscle, spleen, pancreas, kidney, testes, prostate, skin, and white adipose tissue. Mice are 4, 12, 18, 26, and 32 months of age. Animals on this array are: TAP0054, TAP0056, TAP0058, TAP0060, TAP0061.
010 Same as 009, same animals (TAP0054, TAP0056, TAP0058, TAP0060, TAP0061), but from a new master block.

For a copy of the vital stats sheets for the TAP animals, email the NIA biological resources order desk, rodents@nia.nih.gov.