Laboratory Smithies
Experiment The editing mutation, Polg(D257A), in mitochondrial DNA polymerase improves diabetes in Akita male mice by suppressing appetite.
Caption Light microscopy of Polg Akita mouse [Consortial]
Strain C57BL6-Ins2-Polg
Animal ID 0603-01
Animal Age 270 day(s) post-natal (d)
Anatomical Site kidney cortex (External Reference)
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Tissue Collection Date Not Specified
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Staining Protocol aldehyde fuchsin
Available? Unavailable
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Magnification Level 10 X
Gross Description Polg Akita Mouse Kidney
Microscopic Description Proximal and distal tubules


AssayAgeMeasured ValueMissing DataComments
 ACR 270urine albumin/urine creatinine ratio 42.969  
 energy intake (24 hr) 270energy intake (24 hr) 3.425  
 Kid:BW 270total kidney:body weight ratio 0.0104  
 plasma glucose 270glucose, plasma 362.99  
 R Kid Wt 270right kidney weight (mouse) 0.24  
 TC 270cholesterol, total 95.12  
 total ualb 270total albumin excretion 81.2  
 ucreat 270creatinine, urine (Exocell Picric Acid method) 53.99193  
 glucose, urine 270glucose, urine 42.76  
 urine output 270urine output 3.5  
 W rodent 270body mass 26.4  
 water intake 270water intake 4.52