Rat Tissue

SUBTYPE:Central Nervous SystemEndocrineGastrointestinalHair/Skin/NailsHead and NeckLiverLymphoidMammaryOtherReproductiveRespiratorySoft TissueUrinary
STRAINS:Brown Norway RatCD Hairless RatFischer 344 RatLewis RatLister Hooded RatLong Evans RatNIH RatNIHRNU RatRatSprague Dawley RatWistar Hannover RatWistar RatZucker Diabetic Fatty or Lean Rat
FORMAT:FFPEFresh (cold)FrozenOCT EmbeddedPremium HomogenateSnap FrozenStandard Homogenate
APPLICATION & SPECIALITY USES:ADME-Toxicology Products and Services
Keywords:FFPEHistologyHomogenateOCT EmbeddedRat TailSnap frozen tissue



The rat has been often used within the pharmaceutical industry as a standardized physiological and toxicological model. There is a wide range of strains supporting diverse scientific pursuits including mechanistic studies of human reproduction, breast cancer, diabetes, and cardiovascular research, investigations into the effects of environmental agents and much more.

BioIVT provides rat tissues for a variety of in vitro testing applications. We provide standard formats as well as customized tissue preparations to meet your research needs.

Features & Benefits

  • Ability to customize the sample based on any requirements or protocol needs
  • Universal standard operating procedure in use at each animal facility
  • Tissue available from all commercially available rat models
  • Tissue formats include:
    • Fresh (cold)
    • Frozen
    • Snap Frozen (LN2)
    • Standard Homogenate
      • Prepared from frozen tissue
      • No enzyme activity level guaranteed
      • Applications: for use as a matrix or control in assays
    • Premium Homogenate
      • Prepared from fresh tissue
      • Preserved activity level
      • Applications: For use in assays where enzyme activity may be measured
    • FFPE blocks
    • OCT Embedded
  • Available Tissue Types:




Adipose Aorta Bladder Brain Cervix Colon Diaphragm Embryo(s) Eye(s)
Gall bladder Heart Hypothalamus Intestine (Large) Intestine (Small) Kidney Liver Lung(s) Lymph Node
Muscle Ovary Pancreas Prostate Skin Spinal Cord Spleen Stomach Tail
Testicles Thymus Thyroid Tonsil Uterus And More



THIS PRODUCT IS BEING SOLD FOR RESEARCH AND, OR MANUFACTURING PURPOSES ONLY.  The biological samples supplied by BioIVT, or any of material isolated from the samples, are for in vitro research use only and are not to be used as a source of material for clinical therapies.  Human material may be used in vivo in animals. THE USER ASSUMES ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ITS USAGE AND DISPOSAL, IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL REGULATIONS.