nude mouse

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nude′ mouse′

a hairless mutant laboratory-bred mouse having an immune system deficiency and able to accept grafts of foreign tissue.
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Noun1.nude mouse - a mouse with a genetic defect that prevents them from growing hair and also prevents them from immunologically rejecting human cells and tissues; widely used in preclinical trials
mouse - any of numerous small rodents typically resembling diminutive rats having pointed snouts and small ears on elongated bodies with slender usually hairless tails
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Another athymic mouse study appeared in 2012, and in this case low-dose genistein again negated the therapeutic effect of tamoxifen in a mice model.
Colorectal carcinoma HCT 116 cells (2.5 x [10.sup.6]) were injected subcutaneously into the right flank of each athymic mouse using a total volume of 200 [micro]l per injection (50% cell suspension in PBS, 50% Matrigel[TM]).
Crystal, "Bleomycin-induced interstitial pulmonary disease in the nude, athymic mouse," The American Review of Respiratory Disease, vol.