The Central Vivarium is a integral unit of the organizational structure linked to the Centre of Biological Sciences and Health Sciences from Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul and aims to produce and provide laboratory animals with genetic and health quality to meet the activities and/or educational projects, research and extension, provide technical and operational support to the activities involving the use of these animals in the institution.
Rattus norvegicus/ Wistar Strain: Heterogeneous model (outbred) often used as a model of toxicology, biomedical research and behavioral studies.
Mus musculus/ Swiss Strain: Heterogeneous Mice (outbred) used in biomedical used in biomedical research, mainly in pharmacology.
Mus musculus/ BALB/c Strain: Isogenic Mice (inbred) used mainly in immunology, monoclonal antibody production, pharmacology and toxicology.
Mus musculus/ BLACK C 57 BL/6 Strain: Isogenic Mice (inbred) used as a model for immunology, toxicology and oncology. Also used as background for transgenic and mutant mice.
Mus musculus/ Hairless Strain (HRS/J): Spontaneous mutant BALB/c strain maintained as inbred colony. Model used mainly in dematology and oncology.
Mesocricetus auratus/ GOLDEN Strain: Study model in oncology, parasitology, microbiology,virology andcardiology.
Meriones unguiculatus:Usedas a model for oncology, parasitology and neurophysiology.
Monodelphis domestica: Laboratory opossums used as a model for hypercholesterolemia, immunology and oncology. Used in researches with Trypanossoma cruzi.
Rattus norvegicus Wistar Strain
Mus musculus BALB/c strain
Amanda Godoi Navarezi – Laboratory Assistant
Eder Afonso Doná – Laboratory/Vivarium Technician
Maria Araújo Teixeira – Veterinary Doctor/ Line Manager