Laboratory Leiter
Experiment Baseline Metabolic Phenotyping for DCC Mouse Strains
Caption Marked beta cell degranulation in a hyperplastic hypertrophied pancreatic islet from a chronically hyperglycemic 26-wk-old FVB-Lepr<db/db> male [Consortial]
Strain FVB.BKS(D)-Lepr /ChuaJ
Animal ID 6654M02
Animal Age 26 week(s) post-natal (w)
Anatomical Site pancreas (External Reference)
External Sample ID
Tissue Collection Date Not Specified
Slide Preparation Date Not Specified
Image Acquisition Date Not Specified
Staining Protocol aldehyde fuchsin
Available? Unavailable
Block ID Not Specified
Block Type Paraffin
Sectioning Investigator Leiter, Ed
Magnification Level 100 X
Gross Description obese and diabetic FVB-db/db male; body weight = 57.7g; plasma glucose = 514
Microscopic Description hyperplastic and hypertrophied pancreatic islet showing widespread beta