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Animal
Models

Traditional range
Quality assured
to match your
requirements

 
Health Reports

The B&K name is synonymous with quality in the field of animal breeding for medical research. Under The Animal (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986, B&K Universal are certified as a designated breeding and supplying establishment and as such ensure that through a culture of care, that we exceed the welfare guidelines set down in the legislation.

The very highest levels of quality and meticulous attention-to-detail are the hallmarks of our service to the scientific community. Standard Operating Procedures or work instructions are in place for all aspects of our business.

Rodents

Mice Outbred
BKW (ICR)

Mice Inbred
129/Sv/Ev
BALB/c
C57BL/6
IFNAR KO (A129)
IFNAGR KO (AG129)

Guinea Pigs
Dunkin Hartley
   (Halls background)


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Transgenic Mice
We hold a small library of gene modified strains, which is amended on a regular basis according to current demand and scientific interest. Transgenic and knockout lines are isolator or IVC maintained and monitored in accordance with FELASA requirements. Health Profiles are available on request. We also offer services for genotyping PCR and Southern blotting.

IFNAR o/o (A129)
Type I interferon receptor KO
Wild type background: Strain 129/SvEv

IFNAGR o/o (AG129)
Type II interferon receptor KO
Wild type background: Strain 129/SvEv

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Dogs
Beagles

Health Reports
To view our up to date health reports click here


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B&K Universal Limited
Grimston, Aldbrough, Hull HU11 4QE, England
Telephone: +44 (0)1964 527555 Fax: +44 (0)1964 527006