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STOCK Tg(tetO-DISC1*)1001Plet/J

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008790

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These transgenic mice express a myc peptide tagged mutant (truncated) human DISC1 gene under the control of tetracycline operator (tetO). When bred with another transgenic mouse expressing reverse tetracycline-controlled transactivator protein (rtTA) or tetracycline-controlled transactivator protein (tTA) to create a bitransgenic animal, tissue-specific transgene expression can be regulated with the tetracycline analog, doxycycline. When bred to a strain expressing rtTA or tTA in brain tissues (see Stock No. 003010, B6;CBA-Tg(Camk2a-tTA)1Mmay/J, for example), this mutant mouse strain may be useful in studies of psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia.

Description

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Strain Information

Type Mutant Stock; Transgenic;
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Specieslaboratory mouse
 
Donating Investigator Mikhail Pletnikov,   Johns Hopkins University

Description
These transgenic mice express a myc peptide-tagged, mutant (truncated) human DISC1 (disrupted in schizophrenia 1) gene under the control of tetracycline operator (tetO; also called tetracycline-responsive element (TRE) or tet-operator). The Donating Investigator reports that mice homozygous for the targeted mutation are viable, normal in size and do not display any gross physical or behavioral abnormalities. When bred with another transgenic mouse expressing reverse tetracycline-controlled transactivator protein (rtTA) or tetracycline-controlled transactivator protein (tTA) to create a bitransgenic animal, tissue-specific mutant DISC1 transgene expression can be regulated with the tetracycline analog, doxycycline. When bred to a strain expressing rtTA or tTA in brain tissues (see Stock No. 003010, B6;CBA-Tg(Camk2a-tTA)1Mmay/J, for example), this mutant mouse strain may be useful in studies of psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia.

Development
The Tg(TRE-CMVhDISC1) transgene was designed with the myc peptide tagged mutant human DISC1 (disrupted in schizophrenia 1) gene, under the control of tetracycline operator (tetO; also called tetracycline-responsive element (TRE) or tet-operator) sequence and a cytomegalovirus minimal promoter. This transgene was injected into fertilized B6;SJL mouse eggs. Founder line 1001 was subsequently established. The mice were then crossed to CBA and possibly C3H.

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Phenotype Information

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Related Disease (OMIM) Terms provided by MGI
- Potential model based on transgenic expression of an ortholog of a human gene that is associated with this disease. Phenotypic similarity to the human disease has not been tested.
Schizophrenia 9; SCZD9   (DISC1)
Schizophrenia; SCZD   (DISC1)
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      assigned by genotype

The following phenotype relates to a compound genotype created using this strain.
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Tg(Camk2a-tTA)1Mmay/0 Tg(tetO-DISC1*)1001Plet/0

        involves: C57BL/6 * CBA * SJL
  • behavior/neurological phenotype
  • abnormal social/conspecific interaction
    • male mutants spend significantly less time in non-aggressive social interaction with other males   (MGI Ref ID J:146881)
    • increased aggression towards mice
      • males display increased aggressiveness toward other males, with an increase in number of attacks   (MGI Ref ID J:146881)
  • abnormal spatial reference memory
    • spatial memory in females is impaired in probe trials, with females spending less time in the target quadrant where the platform had previously been   (MGI Ref ID J:146881)
  • hyperactivity
    • male mutants show higher degree of spontaneous locomotor activity than wild-type littermate controls during a 20-hour period   (MGI Ref ID J:146881)
  • nervous system phenotype
  • abnormal lateral ventricle morphology
    • volume is significantly increased, with no change in total brain volume   (MGI Ref ID J:146881)
  • abnormal neuron morphology
    • cultured control neurons grow more complex neurite arbors than mutant neurons (for 20-100 um rings centered on neuron soma)   (MGI Ref ID J:146881)
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Genes & Alleles

Gene & Allele Information provided by MGI

 
Allele Symbol Tg(tetO-DISC1*)1001Plet
Allele Name transgene insertion 1001, Mikhail Pletnikov
Allele Type Transgenic (random, expressed)
Common Name(s) Tg(TRE-CMVhDISC1); Tg(tetO/CMV-DISC1*)1001Plet;
Strain of OriginC57BL/6 and SJL
Expressed Gene DISC1, disrupted in schizophrenia 1, human
Promoter tetO, tet operator,
Molecular Note The transgene construct was designed with the myc peptide tagged mutant human DISC1 (disrupted in schizophrenia 1) gene, under the control of tetracycline operator (tetO; also called tetracycline-responsive element (TRE) or tet-operator) sequence and a cytomegalovirus minimal promoter. Founder line 1001, which showed strong expression, was established. A second line, line 70, shows weak expression of human DISC1. [MGI Ref ID J:146881]
 
 

Genotyping

Genotyping Information

Genotyping Protocols

Tg(tTA), Melt Curve Analysis
Tg(teto-DISC1*)1001Plet, Fast MCA
Tg(teto-DISC1*)1001Plet, Standard PCR


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References

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Additional References

Tg(tetO-DISC1*)1001Plet related

Kvajo M; McKellar H; Gogos JA. 2012. Avoiding mouse traps in schizophrenia genetics: lessons and promises from current and emerging mouse models. Neuroscience 211:136-64. [PubMed: 21821099]  [MGI Ref ID J:184660]

Pletnikov MV; Ayhan Y; Nikolskaia O; Xu Y; Ovanesov MV; Huang H; Mori S; Moran TH; Ross CA. 2008. Inducible expression of mutant human DISC1 in mice is associated with brain and behavioral abnormalities reminiscent of schizophrenia. Mol Psychiatry 13(2):173-86, 115. [PubMed: 17848917]  [MGI Ref ID J:146881]

Pogorelov VM; Nomura J; Kim J; Kannan G; Ayhan Y; Yang C; Taniguchi Y; Abazyan B; Valentine H; Krasnova IN; Kamiya A; Cadet JL; Wong DF; Pletnikov MV. 2012. Mutant DISC1 affects methamphetamine-induced sensitization and conditioned place preference: a comorbidity model. Neuropharmacology 62(3):1242-51. [PubMed: 21315744]  [MGI Ref ID J:183592]

Health & husbandry

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Colony Maintenance

Breeding & HusbandryWhen maintaining a live colony, these mice can be bred as hemizygotes or homozygotes. The Donating Investigator reports that homozygous mice are viable and fertile.

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Cryorecovery* $2085.00
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At least two mice that carry the mutation (if it is a mutant strain) will be provided. Their genotypes may not reflect those discussed in the strain description. Please inquire for possible genotypes and see additional details below.

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Price (US dollars $)
Cryorecovery* $2710.50
Animals Provided

At least two mice that carry the mutation (if it is a mutant strain) will be provided. Their genotypes may not reflect those discussed in the strain description. Please inquire for possible genotypes and see additional details below.

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Cryopreserved. Ready for recovery. Please refer to pricing and supply notes on the strain data sheet for further information.

Supply Notes

  • Cryorecovery - Standard.
    Progeny testing is not required.
    The average number of mice provided from recovery of our cryopreserved strains is 10. The total number of animals provided, their gender and genotype will vary. We will fulfill your order by providing at least two pair of mice, at least one animal of each pair carrying the mutation of interest. Please inquire if larger numbers of animals with specific genotype and genders are needed. Animals typically ship between 11 and 14 weeks from the date of your order. If a second cryorecovery is needed in order to provide the minimum number of animals, animals will ship within 25 weeks. IMPORTANT NOTE: The genotypes of animals provided may not reflect the mating scheme utilized by The Jackson Laboratory prior to cryopreservation, or that discussed in the strain description. Please inquire about possible genotypes which will be recovered for this specific strain. The Jackson Laboratory cannot guarantee the reproductive success of mice shipped to your facility. If the mice are lost after the first three days (post-arrival) or do not produce progeny at your facility, a new order and fee will be necessary.

    Cryorecovery to establish a Dedicated Supply for greater quantities of mice
    Mice recovered can be used to establish a dedicated colony to contractually supply you mice according to your requirements. Price by quotation. For more information on Dedicated Supply, please contact JAX® Services, Tel: 1-800-422-6423 (from U.S.A., Canada or Puerto Rico only) or 1-207-288-5845 (from any location).

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