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WKYWistar-Kyoto Rat
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(14) Bone density and bone calcium content are significantly reduced in male SHR compared with Wistar-Kyoto rats (WKY).
Table 2 Effects of oxymatrine (OMT) on collagen types I, III volume fraction, and the ratio of collagen type I/III of the left ventricle in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) and Wistar-Kyoto rats (WKY).
Cardiac reactive oxygen species levels were determined in sedentary or exercised Wistar-Kyoto rats (WKY + Sed, WKY + Exe) and in sedentary or exercised spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR + Sed and SHR+Exe) by dihydroethidium staining after 16 weeks of moderate-intensity exercise.
Wistar-Kyoto rats as an animal model of anxiety vulnerability: Support for a hypervigilance hypothesis.
Thirty minutes prior to the icv administration of 800 ng of APA, Wistar-Kyoto rats received icv administration of vehicle (n = 5) or 80 [micro]g of telmisartan (n = 5) in a conscious, unrestrained state.
Diabetes was induced in 8-weekold male Wistar-Kyoto rats by a single intravenous injection of streptozotocin (65 mg [kg.sup.-1]) into the femoral vein, using a protocol previously outlined by Vellaetal.
80 mg/kg (oral), 30 min prior Swiss albino mice injection of to CORT injection, for 21 days CORT [40mg/kg] for 21 days) Offspring (PND 40) Prenatal stress 10 mg/kg (oral) throughout of 3-4-month-old (restraint stress pregnancy Wistar rats during early late gestational period) 14-15-week-old Noninduced 10 or 40 mg/kg (acute or Wistar-Kyoto rats model of chronic--daily i.p.
Our study used adult male Wistar-Kyoto rats and found increased serum TNF-[alpha] and IL-6 levels after HS and aggravated HS-induced organ damage.
A, D, Wistar-Kyoto rats (WKY) at week 12 and week 20 showing no abnormal changes.
This approach demonstrated a considerable attenuation of basal calcium sensitization in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) characterized by enhanced calcium entry as compared to Wistar-Kyoto rats (WKY).
Therefore, the aim of the present study was to investigate the correlation between arterial pressure or voltage and the duration of electrically induced AF in established spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) and normotensive Wistar-Kyoto rats (WKY).
Anaesthetic effects on hemodynamics of spontaneously hypertensive and Wistar-Kyoto rats. Am.