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CXB5/ByJ

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000355

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The CXB set of RI strains is used in the genetic analysis of numerous complex or potentially complex physiologic phenotypes including differences in thyroid function (Graves' disease) and pulmonary inflammation as well as behavioral phenotypes including avoidance, exploration and locomotor activity. The CXB set is derived from the BALBc/ByJ (Stock No. 001026) and C57BL/6ByJ (Stock No. 001139) progenitor strains.

Description

Strain Information

Former Names CXB-5    (Changed: 26-APR-07 )
CXB-5/ByJ    (Changed: 15-DEC-04 )
CXB-I    (Changed: 15-DEC-04 )
Type Recombinant Inbred (RI);
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Mating SystemSibling x Sibling         (Female x Male)   01-MAR-06
Specieslaboratory mouse
RI progenitor BALB/cBy C57BL/6By
H2 Haplotypeb
Generation[F64p]+F20 (04-AUG-14)
Generation Definitions

Appearance
albino
Related Genotype: a/a Tyrp1b/Tyrp1b Tyrc/Tyrc

Important Note
This strain is homozygous for a naturally occurring insertion in Fgfr2 resulting in aberrant splicing, however, our sequencing data indicates that the insert orientation is opposite to the published information (Kuslak 2007). The mutation, seminal vesicle shape (svs), is associated with abnormal morphology of the prostate and seminal vesicles.

Description
The CXB set of RI strains is used in the genetic analysis of numerous complex or potentially complex physiologic phenotypes including differences in thyroid function (Graves' disease) and pulmonary inflammation as well as behavioral phenotypes including avoidance, exploration and locomotor activity. The CXB set is so small that markers on different chromosomes occasionally have almost precisely the same SDP. This produces high non-syntenic association and false linkage between variance in phenotypes and genotypes. Please examine the correlation coefficients of markers close to interest loci with ALL other markers to evaluate the risk of non-syntenic association.

The strain distribution pattern (SDP) for the CXB RI strains is available through the Mouse Genome Informatics Contributed Data Sets and Gene Network. Additional tools and information are presented through the Mouse Phenome Database Specialized Strain Panel Query Form, and Gene Network.

Like BALB/cByJ, this recombinant inbred carries the mutation hippocampal lamination defect or Hld, an allele responsible for abnormal neuronal migration to the pyramidal cell layer (Nowakowski RS, et al, Jnl Neurogen, 1984).

Development
The original 11 CXB recombinant inbred (RI) lines were generated at the National Institutes of Health by Dr. Donald Bailey (labcode By) starting in 1959. After moving to The Jackson Laboratory in 1967, an additional set of 6 strains was created with the help of Jo Hilgers (Labcode Hi). The CXB set is derived from the BALBc/ByJ (Stock No. 001026) and C57BL/6ByJ (Stock No. 001139) progenitor strains. CXB1 through CXB7 originally were designated using letters. Several of the original strains are extinct. The Jackson Laboratory currently distributes 7 of the original By strains and 6 of the Hi strains.

Related Strains

CXB By Strains
000351   CXB1/ByJ
000352   CXB2/ByJ
000353   CXB3/ByJ
000354   CXB4/ByJ
000356   CXB6/ByJ
000357   CXB7/ByJ
View CXB By Strains     (6 strains)

CXB Strains
000351   CXB1/ByJ
001631   CXB10/HiAJ
001632   CXB11/HiAJ
001633   CXB12/HiAJ
001634   CXB13/HiAJ
000352   CXB2/ByJ
000353   CXB3/ByJ
000354   CXB4/ByJ
000356   CXB6/ByJ
000357   CXB7/ByJ
001629   CXB8/HiAJ
001630   CXB9/HiAJ
View CXB Strains     (12 strains)

Strains carrying   Ahrb-2 allele
000645   A/HeJ
000646   A/J
000130   B6.C-H17c/(HW14)ByJ
000370   B6.C-H38c/(HW119)ByJ
001026   BALB/cByJ
000653   BUB/BnJ
000659   C3H/HeJ
000656   CBA/J
000657   CE/J
000352   CXB2/ByJ
000353   CXB3/ByJ
000354   CXB4/ByJ
000357   CXB7/ByJ
000673   HRS/J
000679   P/J
000930   PERA/EiJ
000644   SEA/GnJ
000280   SF/CamEiJ
View Strains carrying   Ahrb-2     (18 strains)

Strains carrying   Crb1rd8 allele
005711   B6.129P2-Prkcqtm1Litt/J
004852   B6;129-Crb1rd8/J
005304   C57BL/6NJ
001633   CXB12/HiAJ
000352   CXB2/ByJ
000353   CXB3/ByJ
001630   CXB9/HiAJ
003392   STOCK Crb1rd8/J
View Strains carrying   Crb1rd8     (8 strains)

Strains carrying   Hld allele
001026   BALB/cByJ
000651   BALB/cJ
000351   CXB1/ByJ
000353   CXB3/ByJ
000354   CXB4/ByJ
000357   CXB7/ByJ
View Strains carrying   Hld     (6 strains)

Strains carrying other alleles of Ahr
000690   129P3/J
000648   AKR/J
002920   B6(D2N).Spretus-Ahrb-3/J
002831   B6.129-Ahrtm1Bra/J
000136   B6.C-H34c/(HW22)ByJ
008599   B6.Cg-Cyp1a2/Cyp1a1tm2Dwn Ahrd Tg(CYP1A1,CYP1A2)1Dwn/DwnJ
002921   B6.D2N-Ahrd/J
002727   B6;129-Ahrtm1Bra/J
000652   BDP/J
000663   C57BL/6By
001139   C57BL/6ByJ
000664   C57BL/6J
000662   C57BLKS/J
000667   C57BR/cdJ
000668   C57L/J
000669   C58/J
000926   CAROLI/EiJ
000928   CAST/EiJ
000351   CXB1/ByJ
000356   CXB6/ByJ
002937   D2.B6-Ahrb-1/J
000671   DBA/2J
000674   I/LnJ
000675   LG/J
000676   LP/J
000677   MA/MyJ
000550   MOLF/EiJ
000684   NZB/BlNJ
000726   RBF/DnJ
000682   RF/J
000686   SJL/J
001146   SPRET/EiJ
000688   ST/bJ
006203   STOCK Ahrtm3.1Bra/J
000689   SWR/J
000693   WC/ReJ KitlSl/J
000933   YBR/EiJ
View Strains carrying other alleles of Ahr     (37 strains)

Strains carrying other alleles of Crb1
022521   C57BL/6NJ-Crb1rd8+em1Mvw/MvwJ
View Strains carrying other alleles of Crb1     (1 strain)

Strains carrying other alleles of Fgfr2
007579   B6.129X1(Cg)-Fgfr2tm1Dor/J
007569   STOCK Fgfr2tm1Dor/J
View Strains carrying other alleles of Fgfr2     (2 strains)

Phenotype

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Crb1rd8 related

Cell Biology Research
Defects in Cell Adhesion Molecules

Developmental Biology Research
Eye Defects

Sensorineural Research
Retinal Degeneration

Genes & Alleles

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Allele Symbol Ahrb-2
Allele Name b-2 variant
Allele Type Not Applicable
Common Name(s) Ahb-2; Ahh;
Strain of OriginBALB/cBy
Gene Symbol and Name Ahr, aryl-hydrocarbon receptor
Chromosome 12
Gene Common Name(s) Ah; Ahh; Ahre; In; aromatic hydrocarbon responsiveness; aryl hydrocarbon hydroxylase; bHLHe76; dioxin receptor; inflammatory reactivity;
General Note C57BL/6 carries the responsive Ahrb allele; DBA/2 carries nonresponsive Ahrd. Heterozygotes (Ahrb/Ahrd) are responsive (J:5282). Later work identified a second (J:8895) and later a third (J:22144) allele conferring response. Thus the allele in C57, C58, and MA/My strains is now Ahrb-1; Ahrb-2 is carried by BALB/cBy, A, and C3H; and Ahrb-3 by Mus spretus, M. caroli, and MOLF/Ei. The nonresponsive strains AKR, DBA/2, and 129 carry Ahrd (J:22144). Nucleotide and amino acid sequence differences between Ahrb-1 and Ahrd have been determined (J:17460).

Strain of origin - this allele was found in BALB/cByJ, A/J, C3H/HeJ, CBA strains

Molecular Note This allele encodes a high affinity, heat labile, 104 kDa receptor containing 848 amino acids. Sequencing studies of cDNA from C57BL/6J congenic mice homozygous for this allele identified nucleotide substitutions in the ORF that would cause 5 amino acid differences between the C57BL/6J and BALB/cBy peptides, and 2 amino acid differences between the BALB/cBy and DBA/2J peptides. A T to C transition in exon 11 replaces the opal termination codon in the C57BL/6J allele with an arginine codon in the BALB/cByallele. This change would extend translation of the BALB/cBy mRNA by 43 amino acids, accounting for the larger size of the peptide produced by this allele (104 kDa, vs 95 kDa for the C57BL/6J allele). [MGI Ref ID J:15153] [MGI Ref ID J:22144]
 
Allele Symbol Crb1rd8
Allele Name retinal degeneration 8
Allele Type Spontaneous
Common Name(s) Rd8-; nmf144;
Strain of OriginC57BL/6J
Gene Symbol and Name Crb1, crumbs homolog 1 (Drosophila)
Chromosome 1
Gene Common Name(s) 7530426H14Rik; A930008G09Rik; LCA8; RIKEN cDNA 7530426H14 gene; RIKEN cDNA A930008G09 gene; RP12;
Molecular Note The mutation in the rd8 mouse has been identified as a single base deletion in the Crb1 gene. This deletion causes a frame shift and a premature stop codon that truncates the transmembrane and cytoplasmic domain of the protein. [MGI Ref ID J:85459]
 
Allele Symbol Fgfr2svs
Allele Name seminal vesicle shape
Allele Type Spontaneous
Common Name(s) svs;
Strain of OriginCXB5/By
Gene Symbol and Name Fgfr2, fibroblast growth factor receptor 2
Chromosome 7
Gene Common Name(s) AU043015; AW556123; BBDS; BEK; BFR-1; Bek; CD332; CEK3; CFD1; ECT1; Fgfr-2; Fgfr-7; Fgfr7; JWS; K-SAM; KGFR; KGFRTr; TK14; TK25; bacterially expressed kinase; expressed sequence AU043015; expressed sequence AW556123; fibroblast growth factor receptor 7; seminal vesicle shape; svs;
General Note Seminiferous tubules in male mice of the CXBI/ByEss recombinant inbred strain were found to be tubular and smooth, in contrast to normal mice such as C57BL/6By males, in which the seminal vesicles are curved and convoluted. A recessive autosomal mutationapparently occurred early in the inbreeding of the CXB recombinant inbred lines, as the abnormality was not present in either of the parental strains, C57BL/6ByEss or BALB/cByEss, but is present in both CXBI/ByJax and CXBI/ByLac. The mutation has been given the name and symbol seminal vesicle shape, svs. It appears to be linked to Tyr on Chr 7. In segregating crosses, svs/svs homozygotes had slightly lighter seminal vesicles than normal, though the weights of other androgen target organs were not reduced. Seminal vesicles responded to exogenous testosterone by increased size, but their shape did not change. The protein pattern under SDS--acrylamide gel electrophoresis differed between parent lines, but was not affected by the svs gene. A difference in the electrophoretic pattern for 27 kDa proteins was attributed to a new gene, Svp4 (J:9441).
Molecular Note An insertion of a 491-bp mouse leukemia virus long terminal repeat (MLV-LTR) sequence into intron 10 results in aberrant alternative splicing of the transcript with exclusion from most mature mutant mRNA species of exon 8IIIb, which encodes the domain required for specific binding to FGF ligands in developing prostate and seminal vesicle mesenchyme. [MGI Ref ID J:119935]
 
Allele Symbol Hld
Allele Name hippocampal lamination defect
Allele Type Spontaneous
Strain of OriginBALB/cJ
Gene Symbol and Name Hld, hippocampal lamination defect
Chromosome UN
General Note Abnormal laminar organization of the pyramidal layer of the cerebellum, particularly in the proximal segment of the layer, occurs in the BALB/cJ strain. In normal strains, the latest formed or youngest neurons migrate past the earlier formed or older neurons to a position in the pyramidal layer that is superficial to that of the older cells. In BALB/cJ, the positions are reversed, with the older cells lying superior to the younger ones (J:5787). Since mossy fibers form synapses primarily with the older cells, this aberrant pattern of cell migration in BALB/c leads to a different pattern of mossy-fiber synapses, easily visualized with Timm's stain (J:5486). The dendritic excrescences induced by contact with mossy fibers on late-generated pyramidal cells in +/+ mice occur at sites on both the apical and basal dendrites; in Hld/Hld mice, they occur in two sites on the apical dendrites only (J:12029).

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References

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Selected Reference(s)

Bailey DW. 1971. Recombinant-inbred strains. An aid to finding identity, linkage, and function of histocompatibility and other genes. Transplantation 11(3):325-7. [PubMed: 5558564]  [MGI Ref ID J:17649]

Williams RW; Gu J; Qi S; Lu L. 2001. The genetic structure of recombinant inbred mice: high-resolution consensus maps for complex trait analysis. Genome Biol 2(11):1-18. [PubMed: 11737945]  [MGI Ref ID J:73062]

Additional References

Aliesky HA; Pichurin PN; Chen CR; Williams RW; Rapoport B; McLachlan SM. 2006. Probing the genetic basis for thyrotropin receptor antibodies and hyperthyroidism in immunized CXB recombinant inbred mice. Endocrinology 147(6):2789-800. [PubMed: 16543368]  [MGI Ref ID J:109467]

De Maeyer E; De Maeyer-Guignard J; Bailey DW. 1975. Effect of mouse genotype on interferon production. I. Lines congenic at the If-1 locus. Immunogenetics 1:438-443.  [MGI Ref ID J:4430]

Hamidi S; Aliesky HA; Williams RW; Rapoport B; McLachlan SM. 2013. Genetic linkages for thyroxine released in response to thyrotropin stimulation in three sets of recombinant inbred mice provide evidence for shared and novel genes controlling thyroid function. Thyroid 23(3):360-70. [PubMed: 22988948]  [MGI Ref ID J:204730]

McLachlan SM; Lu L; Aliesky HA; Williams RW; Rapoport B. 2011. Distinct genetic signatures for variability in total and free serum thyroxine levels in four sets of recombinant inbred mice. Endocrinology 152(3):1172-9. [PubMed: 21209025]  [MGI Ref ID J:173883]

Nowakowski RS. 1984. The mode of inheritance of a defect in lamination in the hippocampus of BALB/c mice. J Neurogenet 1(3):249-58. [PubMed: 6536729]  [MGI Ref ID J:7947]

Poland A; Glover E; Taylor BA. 1987. The murine Ah locus: a new allele and mapping to chromosome 12. Mol Pharmacol 32(4):471-8. [PubMed: 2823093]  [MGI Ref ID J:8895]

Ahrb-2 related

Nebert DW; Considine N; Owens IS. 1973. Genetic expression of aryl hydrocarbon hydroxylase induction. VI. Control of other aromatic hydrocarbon-inducible mono-oxygenase activities at or near the same genetic locus. Arch Biochem Biophys 157(1):148-59. [PubMed: 4716952]  [MGI Ref ID J:84313]

Nebert DW; Gielen JE. 1972. Genetic regulation of aryl hydrocarbon hydroxylase induction in the mouse. Fed Proc 31(4):1315-25. [PubMed: 4114109]  [MGI Ref ID J:5282]

Nebert DW; Jensen NM; Shinozuka H; Kunz HW; Gill TJ 3rd. 1982. The Ah phenotype. Survey of forty-eight rat strains and twenty inbred mouse strains. Genetics 100(1):79-87. [PubMed: 7095422]  [MGI Ref ID J:6809]

Nebert DW; Robinson JR; Niwa A; Kumaki K; Poland AP. 1975. Genetic expression of aryl hydrocarbon hydroxylase activity in the mouse. J Cell Physiol 85(2 Pt 2 Suppl 1):393-414. [PubMed: 1091656]  [MGI Ref ID J:84317]

Niwa A; Kumaki K; Nebert DW; Poland AP. 1975. Genetic expression of aryl hydrocarbon hydroxylase activity in the mouse. Distinction between the 'responsive' homozygote and heterozygote at the Ah locus. Arch Biochem Biophys 166(2):559-64. [PubMed: 1119809]  [MGI Ref ID J:84316]

Poland A; Glover E. 1990. Characterization and strain distribution pattern of the murine Ah receptor specified by the Ahd and Ahb-3 alleles. Mol Pharmacol 38(3):306-12. [PubMed: 2169579]  [MGI Ref ID J:34840]

Poland A; Glover E; Taylor BA. 1987. The murine Ah locus: a new allele and mapping to chromosome 12. Mol Pharmacol 32(4):471-8. [PubMed: 2823093]  [MGI Ref ID J:8895]

Poland A; Palen D; Glover E. 1994. Analysis of the four alleles of the murine aryl hydrocarbon receptor. Mol Pharmacol 46(5):915-21. [PubMed: 7969080]  [MGI Ref ID J:22144]

Robinson JR; Considine N; Nebert DW. 1974. Genetic expression of aryl hydrocarbon hydroxylase induction. Evidence for the involvement of other genetic loci. J Biol Chem 249(18):5851-9. [PubMed: 4413562]  [MGI Ref ID J:84315]

Schmid FA; Pena RC; Robinson W; Tarnowski GS. 1967. Toxicity of intraperitoneal injections of 7, 12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene in inbred mice. Cancer Res 27(3):558-62. [PubMed: 6021513]  [MGI Ref ID J:26440]

Schmidt JV; Carver LA; Bradfield CA. 1993. Molecular characterization of the murine Ahr gene. Organization, promoter analysis, and chromosomal assignment. J Biol Chem 268(29):22203-9. [PubMed: 8408082]  [MGI Ref ID J:15153]

Smith AG; Clothier B; Robinson S; Scullion MJ; Carthew P; Edwards R; Luo J; Lim CK; Toledano M. 1998. Interaction between iron metabolism and 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin in mice with variants of the Ahr gene: a hepatic oxidative mechanism. Mol Pharmacol 53(1):52-61. [PubMed: 9443932]  [MGI Ref ID J:45850]

Thomas PE; Hutton JJ; Taylor BA. 1973. Genetic relationship between aryl hydrocarbon hydroxylase inducibility and chemical carcinogen induced skin ulceration in mice. Genetics 74(4):655-9. [PubMed: 4750810]  [MGI Ref ID J:5387]

Crb1rd8 related

Aleman TS; Cideciyan AV; Aguirre GK; Huang WC; Mullins CL; Roman AJ; Sumaroka A; Olivares MB; Tsai FF; Schwartz SB; Vandenberghe LH; Limberis MP; Stone EM; Bell P; Wilson JM; Jacobson SG. 2011. Human CRB1-associated retinal degeneration: comparison with the rd8 Crb1-mutant mouse model. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52(9):6898-910. [PubMed: 21757580]  [MGI Ref ID J:181396]

Barber AC; Hippert C; Duran Y; West EL; Bainbridge JW; Warre-Cornish K; Luhmann UF; Lakowski J; Sowden JC; Ali RR; Pearson RA. 2013. Repair of the degenerate retina by photoreceptor transplantation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110(1):354-9. [PubMed: 23248312]  [MGI Ref ID J:192521]

Chang B; Hawes NL; Hurd RE; Davisson MT; Nusinowitz S; Heckenlively JR. 2002. Retinal degeneration mutants in the mouse. Vision Res 42(4):517-25. [PubMed: 11853768]  [MGI Ref ID J:75095]

Chang B; Hawes NL; Hurd RE; Wang J; Howell D; Davisson MT; Roderick TH; Nusinowitz S; Heckenlively JR. 2005. Mouse models of ocular diseases. Vis Neurosci 22(5):587-93. [PubMed: 16332269]  [MGI Ref ID J:156373]

Chang B; Hurd R; Wang J; Nishina P. 2013. Survey of common eye diseases in laboratory mouse strains. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54(7):4974-81. [PubMed: 23800770]  [MGI Ref ID J:198916]

Chen Y; Sawada O; Kohno H; Le YZ; Subauste C; Maeda T; Maeda A. 2013. Autophagy protects the retina from light-induced degeneration. J Biol Chem 288(11):7506-18. [PubMed: 23341467]  [MGI Ref ID J:196891]

Kohno H; Maeda T; Perusek L; Pearlman E; Maeda A. 2014. CCL3 production by microglial cells modulates disease severity in murine models of retinal degeneration. J Immunol 192(8):3816-27. [PubMed: 24639355]  [MGI Ref ID J:210001]

Lakowski J; Baron M; Bainbridge J; Barber AC; Pearson RA; Ali RR; Sowden JC. 2010. Cone and rod photoreceptor transplantation in models of the childhood retinopathy Leber congenital amaurosis using flow-sorted Crx-positive donor cells. Hum Mol Genet :. [PubMed: 20858907]  [MGI Ref ID J:165574]

Low BE; Krebs MP; Joung JK; Tsai SQ; Nishina PM; Wiles MV. 2014. Correction of the Crb1rd8 allele and retinal phenotype in C57BL/6N mice via TALEN-mediated homology-directed repair. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 55(1):387-95. [PubMed: 24346171]  [MGI Ref ID J:206789]

Luhmann UF; Carvalho LS; Robbie SJ; Cowing JA; Duran Y; Munro PM; Bainbridge JW; Ali RR. 2013. Ccl2, Cx3cr1 and Ccl2/Cx3cr1 chemokine deficiencies are not sufficient to cause age-related retinal degeneration. Exp Eye Res 107:80-7. [PubMed: 23232206]  [MGI Ref ID J:210432]

Mattapallil MJ; Wawrousek EF; Chan CC; Zhao H; Roychoudhury J; Ferguson TA; Caspi RR. 2012. The rd8 mutation of the Crb1 gene is present in vendor lines of C57BL/6N mice and embryonic stem cells, and confounds ocular induced mutant phenotypes. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci :. [PubMed: 22447858]  [MGI Ref ID J:182353]

Mehalow AK; Kameya S; Smith RS; Hawes NL; Denegre JM; Young JA; Bechtold L; Haider NB; Tepass U; Heckenlively JR; Chang B; Naggert JK; Nishina PM. 2003. CRB1 is essential for external limiting membrane integrity and photoreceptor morphogenesis in the mammalian retina. Hum Mol Genet 12(17):2179-89. [PubMed: 12915475]  [MGI Ref ID J:85459]

Mirza M; Volz C; Karlstetter M; Langiu M; Somogyi A; Ruonala MO; Tamm ER; Jagle H; Langmann T. 2013. Correction: Progressive Retinal Degeneration and Glial Activation in the CLN6 Mouse Model of Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis: A Beneficial Effect of DHA and Curcumin Supplementation. PLoS One 8(10):. [PubMed: 24130650]  [MGI Ref ID J:209126]

Perkins GA; Scott R; Perez A; Ellisman MH; Johnson JE; Fox DA. 2012. Bcl-xL-mediated remodeling of rod and cone synaptic mitochondria after postnatal lead exposure: electron microscopy, tomography and oxygen consumption. Mol Vis 18:3029-48. [PubMed: 23288995]  [MGI Ref ID J:192587]

Wang Y; Abu-Asab MS; Yu CR; Tang Z; Shen D; Tuo J; Li X; Chan CC. 2014. Platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF)-C inhibits neuroretinal apoptosis in a murine model of focal retinal degeneration. Lab Invest 94(6):674-82. [PubMed: 24709779]  [MGI Ref ID J:210964]

Won J; Shi LY; Hicks W; Wang J; Hurd R; Naggert JK; Chang B; Nishina PM. 2011. Mouse model resources for vision research. J Ophthalmol 2011:391384. [PubMed: 21052544]  [MGI Ref ID J:166679]

Zhang N; Kolesnikov AV; Jastrzebska B; Mustafi D; Sawada O; Maeda T; Genoud C; Engel A; Kefalov VJ; Palczewski K. 2013. Autosomal recessive retinitis pigmentosa E150K opsin mice exhibit photoreceptor disorganization. J Clin Invest 123(1):121-37. [PubMed: 23221340]  [MGI Ref ID J:194158]

Fgfr2svs related

Kuslak SL; Thielen JL; Marker PC. 2007. The mouse seminal vesicle shape mutation is allelic with Fgfr2. Development 134(3):557-65. [PubMed: 17202188]  [MGI Ref ID J:119935]

Marker PC; Dahiya R; Cunha GR. 2003. Spontaneous mutation in mice provides new insight into the genetic mechanisms that pattern the seminal vesicles and prostate gland. Dev Dyn 226(4):643-53. [PubMed: 12666202]  [MGI Ref ID J:82767]

Shukri N; Grew FC; Shire JGM. 1988. svs - seminal vesicle shape Mouse News Lett 81:56.  [MGI Ref ID J:64453]

Shukri NM; Grew F; Shire JG. 1988. Recessive mutation in a standard recombinant-inbred line of mice affects seminal vesicle shape. Genet Res 52(1):27-32. [PubMed: 3181757]  [MGI Ref ID J:9441]

Hld related

Barber RP; Vaughn JE; Wimer RE; Wimer CC. 1974. Genetically-associated variations in the distribution of dentate granule cell synapses upon the pyramidal cell dendrites in mouse hippocampus. J Comp Neurol 156(4):417-34. [PubMed: 4137683]  [MGI Ref ID J:5486]

Nowakowski RS. 1984. Hippocampal lamination defect = Hld. Mouse News Lett 71:35.  [MGI Ref ID J:13989]

Nowakowski RS. 1984. The mode of inheritance of a defect in lamination in the hippocampus of BALB/c mice. J Neurogenet 1(3):249-58. [PubMed: 6536729]  [MGI Ref ID J:7947]

Nowakowski RS; Davis TL. 1985. Dendritic arbors and dendritic excrescences of abnormally positioned neurons in area CA3c of mice carrying the mutation hippocampal lamination defect. J Comp Neurol 239(3):267-75. [PubMed: 4044940]  [MGI Ref ID J:12029]

Vaughn JE; Matthews DA; Barber RP; Wimer CC; Wimer RE. 1977. Genetically-associated variations in the development of hippocampal pyramidal neurons may produce differences in mossy fiber connectivity. J Comp Neurol 173(1):41-51. [PubMed: 845286]  [MGI Ref ID J:5787]

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Mating SystemSibling x Sibling         (Female x Male)   01-MAR-06
Diet Information LabDiet® 5K52/5K67

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Repository-Live represents an exclusive set of over 1800 unique mouse models across a vast array of research areas. Breeding colonies provide mice for large and small orders and fluctuate in size depending on current research demand. If a strain is not immediately available, you will receive an estimated availability timeframe for your inquiry or order in 2-3 business days. Repository strains typically are delivered at 4 to 8 weeks of age. Requests for specific ages will be noted but not guaranteed and we do not accept age requests for breeder pairs. However, if cohorts of mice (5 or more of one gender) are needed at a specific age range for experiments, we will do our best to accommodate your age request.

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  • This strain is included in the Special Mutant Stock Resource collection.

Important Note

This strain is homozygous for a naturally occurring insertion in Fgfr2 resulting in aberrant splicing, however, our sequencing data indicates that the insert orientation is opposite to the published information (Kuslak 2007). The mutation, seminal vesicle shape (svs), is associated with abnormal morphology of the prostate and seminal vesicles.

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