|The AXB and BXA set of RI strains are useful in the genetic analysis of complex diseases. The individual strains within the RI set also differ in their susceptibility to infectious diseases and in their responses to alcohol, stress, and endotoxin. AXB and BXA strains are derived from the C57BL/6J (Stock No. 000664) and A/J (Stock No. 000646) progenitor strains.|
Former Names AXB-24/PgnJ (Changed: 15-DEC-04 ) Type Recombinant Inbred (RI); Additional information on Recombinant Inbred Mice. Visit our online Nomenclature tutorial. Mating System Sibling x Sibling (Female x Male) 14-APR-15 Species laboratory mouse RI progenitor A/J C57BL/6J H2 Haplotype a Generation F73+32 (04-MAY-15)
Related Genotype: a/a Tyrp1+/Tyrp1+ Tyr+/Tyr+
The AXB and BXA set of RI strains are useful in the genetic analysis of several complex diseases including cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer, cleft palate, and hydrocephalus. The individual strains within the RI set also differ in their susceptibility to infectious diseases and in their responses to alcohol, stress, and endotoxin.
The strain distribution pattern (SDP) for the AXB 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 .
The AXB and BXA recombinant inbred (RI) set of strains were originally generated and maintained at the University of California, San Diego, and have been imported into The Jackson Laboratory. There were originally 51 AXB and BXA strains derived from the C57BL/6J (Stock No. 000664) and A/J (Stock No. 000646) progenitor strains. Many of the original strains are either extinct or were discarded due to genetic contamination. Please refer to Sampson et al., 1998 for more information.
001673 AXB1/PgnJ 001681 AXB10/PgnJ 001683 AXB12/PgnJ 001826 AXB13/PgnJ 001684 AXB13a/PgnJ 001685 AXB15/PgnJ 001687 AXB19/PgnJ 001686 AXB19a/PgnJ 001688 AXB19b/PgnJ 001674 AXB2/PgnJ 001690 AXB23/PgnJ 001676 AXB4/PgnJ 001677 AXB5/PgnJ 001678 AXB6/PgnJ 001679 AXB8/PgnJView AXB Strains (15 strains)
View Phenotypic DataPhenotypic DataView Research ApplicationsResearch ApplicationsThis mouse can be used to support research in many areas including:
Behavioral and Learning Defects
genes regulating preferences to alcohol and stress
Diabetes and Obesity Research
Gene Mapping: Tools for QTL Mapping, Segregation and Linkage Analysis
Immunology, Inflammation and Autoimmunity Research
genes regulating susceptibility to infectious disease and endotoxin
Brodkin ES; Carlezon WA Jr; Haile CN; Kosten TA; Heninger GR ; Nestler EJ. 1998. Genetic analysis of behavioral, neuroendocrine, and biochemical parameters in inbred rodents: initial studies in Lewis and Fischer 344 rats and in A/J and C57BL/6J mice. Brain Res 805(1-2):55-68. [PubMed: 9733917] [MGI Ref ID J:50636]
Gill K; Desaulniers N; Desjardins P; Lake K. 1998. Alcohol preference in AXB/BXA recombinant inbred mice: gender differences and gender-specific quantitative trait loci. Mamm Genome 9(12):929-35. [PubMed: 9880655] [MGI Ref ID J:52467]
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]
Llamas B; Belanger S; Picard S; Deschepper CF. 2007. Cardiac mass and cardiomyocyte size are governed by different genetic loci on either autosomes or chromosome Y in recombinant inbred mice. Physiol Genomics 31(2):176-82. [PubMed: 17566079] [MGI Ref ID J:127219]
Martin MV; Dong H; Vallera D; Lee D; Lu L; Williams RW; Rosen GD; Cheverud JM; Csernansky JG. 2006. Independent quantitative trait loci influence ventral and dorsal hippocampal volume in recombinant inbred strains of mice. Genes Brain Behav 5(8):614-23. [PubMed: 17081266] [MGI Ref ID J:117408]
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]
Mu JL; Naggert JK; Nishina PM; Cheah YC; Paigen B. 1993. Strain distribution pattern in AXB and BXA recombinant inbred strains for loci on murine chromosomes 10, 13, 17, and 18. Mamm Genome 4(3):148-52. [PubMed: 8094988] [MGI Ref ID J:4133]
Sampson SB; Higgins DC; Elliot RW; Taylor BA; Lueders KK; Koza RA; Paigen B. 1998. An edited linkage map for the AXB and BXA recombinant inbred mouse strains. Mamm Genome 9(9):688-94. [PubMed: 9716653] [MGI Ref ID J:45463]
Animal Health ReportsRoom Number FGB27
Mating System Sibling x Sibling (Female x Male) 14-APR-15 Diet Information New Diet as of March 2015: Lab Diet® 5K0Q (6% fat)
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