Strain Name:

B6;129S-Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch/J

Stock Number:

017593

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Common Names: Sox2-CreER;    
These Sox2-CreER (Sox2-CreER) knockin mice have the Sox2 open reading frame replaced with a CreERT2 fusion gene. These mice may be useful for inducible Cre recombinase expression/floxed gene deletion in blastocysts, neural progenitor cells and in many adult epithelial tissues.

Description

Strain Information

Type Targeted Mutation;
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Mating SystemHeterozygote x +/+ sibling         (Female x Male)   02-APR-12
Mating System+/+ sibling x Heterozygote         (Female x Male)   02-APR-12
Specieslaboratory mouse
GenerationF?+N1F6 (06-MAY-15)
Generation Definitions
 
Donating Investigator Konrad Hochedlinger,   Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard

Description
These Sox2-CreER (Sox2-CreER) knockin mice have the Sox2 open reading frame replaced with a CreERT2 fusion gene. Sox2 is a widespread marker of pluripotent and many adult stem/progenitor cell types. Heterozygous mice are viable and fertile, while homozygous mice exhibit embryonic lethality. Following tamoxifen administration, Cre-ERT2 activity is observed in adult epithelial tissues; including testes, forestomach, glandular stomach, anus, cervix, esophagus, and lens, as well as glands associated with oral cavity, trachea, and cervix. When these mice are bred with mice containing loxP-flanked sequence, tamoxifen-inducible, Cre-mediated recombination will result in deletion of the floxed sequences in the cre-expressing cells of the offspring. Cre-ERT2 activity is also detected in blastocysts, neural progenitor cells, and embryonic stem cell cultures following tamoxifen administration. These mice may be useful for studying common target genes and pathways in maintaining the self-renewal and differentiation potential of these cells.

The Cre-ERT2 fusion protein consists of Cre recombinase fused to a triple mutant form of the human estrogen receptor which does not bind its natural ligand (17β-estradiol) at physiological concentrations but will bind the synthetic estrogen receptor ligands 4-hydroxytamoxifen (OHT or tamoxifen) and, with lesser sensitivity, ICI 182780. Restricted to the cytoplasm, Cre-ERT2 can only gain access to the nuclear compartment after exposure to tamoxifen. To counteract the mixed estrogen agonist effects of tamoxifen injections, which can result in late fetal abortions in pregnant mice, progesterone may be coadministered.

Development
A targeting vector was designed to replace the SRY-box containing gene 2 (Sox2) open reading frame with a CreERT2 fusion gene (Cre-ERT2; Cre recombinase fused to a G400V/M543A/L544A triple mutation of the human estrogen receptor ligand binding domain), a polyA signal, and an frt-flanked neo cassette. This construct was electroporated into (C57BL/6 x 129S4Sv/Jae)-derived V6.5 embryonic stem (ES) cells. Correctly targeted ES cells were transiently transfected with a pCAGGS-FLPe expression plasmid to delete the neo cassette. Correctly targeted ES cells were injected into recipient blastocysts and chimeric mice were bred with 129SvJae mice to originate the colony. These Sox2-CreER (Sox2-CreER) knockin mice were subsequently bred together or to wildtype mice from the colony for several generations. Upon arrival at The Jackson Laboratory Repository, mice were bred with C57BL/6J mice (Stock No. 000664) for at least one generation .

Control Information

  Control
   Wild-type from the colony
   101043 B6129SF1/J (approximate)
   000664 C57BL/6J (approximate)
 
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Strains carrying other alleles of cre/ERT2
017611   129-Mcm2tm1(cre/ERT2)Scpr/J
009575   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)119Rdav/J
009580   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)1382Rdav/J
012688   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)13866Rdav/J
009581   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)1642Rdav/J
009582   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)1645Rdav/J
009583   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)1957Rdav/J
009584   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)2007Rdav/J
009585   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)2047Rdav/J
009574   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)21Rdav/J
009577   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)296Rdav/J
009578   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)398Rdav/J
009573   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)4Rdav/J
010688   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)6691Rdav/J
010689   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)6959Rdav/J
010690   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)7089Rdav/J
010691   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)7149Rdav/J
010692   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)7381Rdav/J
010693   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)8120Rdav/J
010694   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)8131Rdav/J
009579   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)837Rdav/J
010695   B6(129S4)-Et(cre/ERT2)9699Rdav/J
010696   B6(129S4)-Et(icre/ERT2)10596Rdav/J
010697   B6(129S4)-Et(icre/ERT2)10727Rdav/J
012689   B6(129S4)-Et(icre/ERT2)14163Rdav/J
012690   B6(129S4)-Et(icre/ERT2)14208Rdav/J
012694   B6(129S4)-Et(icre/ERT2)14915Rdav/J
022356   B6(129X1)-Tg(Cd4-cre/ERT2)11Gnri/J
013730   B6(Cg)-Calb2tm2.1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
010705   B6(Cg)-Dlx5tm1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
013048   B6(Cg)-Etv1tm1.1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
010776   B6(Cg)-Lhx6tm1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
010777   B6(Cg)-Pvalbtm1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
010708   B6(Cg)-Ssttm1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
026512   B6(Cg)-Tg(TPO-cre/ERT2)1139Tyj/J
021881   B6.129(Cg)-Arctm1.1(cre/ERT2)Luo/J
018867   B6.129(Cg)-Axin2tm1(cre/ERT2)Rnu/J
021882   B6.129(Cg)-Fostm1.1(cre/ERT2)Luo/J
008463   B6.129-Gt(ROSA)26Sortm1(cre/ERT2)Tyj/J
020940   B6.129P2(C)-Cx3cr1tm2.1(cre/ERT2)Jung/J
021160   B6.129P2(Cg)-Cx3cr1tm2.1(cre/ERT)Litt/WganJ
027116   B6.129P2-Cd19tm1(cre/ERT2)Rsky/J
008875   B6.129P2-Lgr5tm1(cre/ERT2)Cle/J
016934   B6.129P2-Lgr6tm2.1(cre/ERT2)Cle/J
016222   B6.129S(Cg)-Id2tm1.1(cre/ERT2)Blh/ZhuJ
005623   B6.129S6-Shhtm2(cre/ERT2)Cjt/J
019148   B6.Cg-Acantm1(cre/ERT2)Crm/J
012360   B6.Cg-Erbb4tm1.1(cre/ERT2)Aibs/J
023676   B6.Cg-Hprttm331(Ple275-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023677   B6.Cg-Hprttm332(Ple272-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023678   B6.Cg-Hprttm333(Ple281-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023679   B6.Cg-Hprttm334(Ple279-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023680   B6.Cg-Hprttm335(Ple277-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023681   B6.Cg-Hprttm336(Ple134-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023682   B6.Cg-Hprttm337(Ple285-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023683   B6.Cg-Hprttm338(Ple284-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023684   B6.Cg-Hprttm339(Ple280-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023685   B6.Cg-Hprttm340(Ple252-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023686   B6.Cg-Hprttm341(Ple273-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023687   B6.Cg-Hprttm342(Ple282-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023688   B6.Cg-Hprttm343(Ple270-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023689   B6.Cg-Hprttm344(Ple5-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023690   B6.Cg-Hprttm345(icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023691   B6.Cg-Hprttm346(Ple264-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023692   B6.Cg-Hprttm347(Ple155-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023693   B6.Cg-Hprttm348(Ple265-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023694   B6.Cg-Hprttm349(Ple293-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023695   B6.Cg-Hprttm350(Ple232-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023696   B6.Cg-Hprttm351(Ple198-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
023697   B6.Cg-Hprttm352(Ple291-icre/ERT2)Ems/Mmjax
022861   B6.Cg-Nxph4tm1.1(cre/ERT2)Hze/J
017763   B6.Cg-Pax7tm1(cre/ERT2)Gaka/J
022862   B6.Cg-Penktm1.1(cre/ERT2)Hze/J
021189   B6.Cg-Pvalbtm1.1(cre/ERT2)Hze/J
022865   B6.Cg-Trib2tm1.1(cre/ERT2)Hze/J
022357   B6.Cg-Tg(Arc-cre/ERT2)MRhn/CdnyJ
026516   B6.Cg-Tg(Avil-cre/ERT2)AJwo/J
022390   B6.Cg-Tg(CDX2-Cre/ERT2)752Erf/J
016241   B6.Cg-Tg(Col1a1-cre/ERT2)1Crm/J
024709   B6.Cg-Tg(Ins1-cre/ERT)1Lphi/J
007606   B6.Cg-Tg(Thy1-cre/ERT2,-EYFP)AGfng/J
019079   B6.FVB-Tg(Myh11-cre/ERT2)1Soff/J
021961   B6;129-Abcg2tm3.1(cre/ERT2)Bsor/J
010531   B6;129-Bmi1tm1(cre/ERT)Mrc/J
012476   B6;129-Pax7tm2.1(cre/ERT2)Fan/J
009600   B6;129-Six2tm3(EGFP/cre/ERT2)Amc/J
010985   B6;129P-Klf3tm1(cre/ERT2)Pzg/J
015854   B6;129P2-Foxl2tm1(GFP/cre/ERT2)Pzg/J
014541   B6;129S-Nos1tm1.1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
010987   B6;129S-Sox18tm1(GFP/cre/ERT2)Pzg/J
014551   B6;129S4-Dlx1tm1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
012464   B6;129S4-Foxd1tm2(GFP/cre/ERT2)Amc/J
009576   B6;129S4-Et(cre/ERT2)278Rdav/J
024948   B6;129S6-Gdnftm1(cre/ERT2)Cos/J
012362   B6;129S6-Tg(Camk2a-cre/ERT2)1Aibs/J
017495   B6;129S7-Crim1tm1(GFP/cre/ERT2)Pzg/J
014638   B6;129X1-Cldn6tm1(cre/ERT2)Dam/J
018937   B6;C-Tg(Erv4-cre/ERT2*)657Slp/J
025809   B6;CBA-Tg(Fgfr3-icre/ERT2)4-2Wdr/J
025808   B6;CBA-Tg(Nkx2-1-cre/ERT2)1Kess/J
024768   B6;CBA-Tg(Upk2-icre/ERT2)1Ccc/J
017496   B6;D-Tg(Lfng-TagRFP/cre/ERT2)8Amc/J
018682   B6;D-Tg(Meox1-TagRFP/cre/ERT2)30Amc/J
018683   B6;D-Tg(Wnt11-TagRFP/cre/ERT2)28Amc/J
007610   B6;SJL-Tg(Thy1-cre/ERT2,-EYFP)VGfng/J
010550   B6N.FVB-Tg(Penk-glc-2-cre/ERT2)2And/J
017743   B6N;129S-Prom1tm1(cre/ERT2)Gilb/J
025124   C57BL/6-Tg(Adipoq-cre/ERT2)1Soff/J
025867   C57BL/6J-Tg(Neurod1-cre/ERT2)M1Fcal/J
024760   FVB/N-Tg(Ddx4-cre/ERT2)1Dcas/J
012882   STOCK Ascl1tm1.1(Cre/ERT2)Jejo/J
012710   STOCK Ccktm2.1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
007924   STOCK En2tm4(cre/ERT2)Alj/J
016961   STOCK Foxp3tm9(EGFP/cre/ERT2)Ayr/J
010702   STOCK Gad2tm1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
022135   STOCK Gbx2tm1.1(cre/ERT2)Jyhl/J
007913   STOCK Gli1tm3(cre/ERT2)Alj/J
024283   STOCK Hcn4tm2.1(cre/ERT2)Sev/J
017606   STOCK Hopxtm2.1(cre/ERT2)Joe/J
018418   STOCK Lrig1tm1.1(cre/ERT2)Rjc/J
014552   STOCK Nkx2-1tm1.1(cre/ERT2)Zjh/J
017536   STOCK Nkx6-2tm1(cre/ERT2)Fsh/J
009061   STOCK Osr1tm1(EGFP/cre/ERT2)Amc/J
017569   STOCK Polr2atm1(cre/ERT2)Bbd E4f1tm1.1Llca/J
017585   STOCK Polr2atm1(cre/ERT2)Bbd/J
022757   STOCK Prg4tm1(GFP/cre/ERT2)Abl/J
010912   STOCK Wt1tm2(cre/ERT2)Wtp/J
012691   STOCK Et(icre/ERT2)14374Rdav/J
012692   STOCK Et(icre/ERT2)14602Rdav/J
012693   STOCK Et(icre/ERT2)14624Rdav/J
008861   STOCK Tg(Ela1-Cre/ERT2)1Stof/J
022763   STOCK Tg(Eno2-cre/ERT2)1Pohlk/J
027681   STOCK Tg(Hnf1b-cre/ERT2)1Jfer/J
019380   STOCK Tg(IVL-cre/ERT2)1Blpn/J
017948   STOCK Tg(KRT18-cre/ERT2)23Blpn/J
017947   STOCK Tg(Krt8-cre/ERT2)17Blpn/J
018829   STOCK Tg(Sox9-cre/ERT2)1Msan/J
025520   STOCK Tg(T-cre/ERT2)1Lwd/J
View Strains carrying other alleles of cre/ERT2     (138 strains)

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Phenotype

Phenotype Information

View Related Disease (OMIM) Terms

Related Disease (OMIM) Terms provided by MGI
- Potential model based on gene homology relationships. Phenotypic similarity to the human disease has not been tested.
Microphthalmia, Syndromic 3; MCOPS3   (SOX2)
Tracheoesophageal Fistula with or without Esophageal Atresia   (SOX2)
View Mammalian Phenotype Terms

Mammalian Phenotype Terms provided by MGI
      assigned by genotype

Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch/Sox2+

        involves: 129S4/SvJae * C57BL/6
  • no phenotypic analysis
  • *normal* no phenotypic analysis
    • no phenotype is described   (MGI Ref ID J:177655)
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Lymphoid Tissue Defects
      hematopoietic development

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      Mutagenesis and Transgenesis
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      Mutagenesis and Transgenesis: transcriptional activation
      Tissue/Cell Markers
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Genes & Alleles

Gene & Allele Information provided by MGI

 
Allele Symbol Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch
Allele Name targeted mutation 1, Konrad Hochedlinger
Allele Type Targeted (Inducible, cre- or Flp-expressing)
Common Name(s) Sox2-CreER;
Mutation Made By Konrad Hochedlinger,   Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard
Strain of Origin(C57BL/6 x 129S4/SvJae)F1
Site of ExpressionCre-ERT2 activity is observed in adult epithelial tissues; including testes, forestomach, glandular stomach, anus, cervix, esophagus, and lens, as well as glands associated with oral cavity, trachea, and cervix. Cre-ERT2 activity is also detected in blastocysts, neural progenitor cells, and embryonic stem cell cultures following tamoxifen administration.
Expressed Gene cre/ERT2, Cre recombinase and estrogen receptor 1 (human) fusion gene,
Gene Symbol and Name Sox2, SRY (sex determining region Y)-box 2
Chromosome 3
Gene Common Name(s) ANOP3; MCOPS3; RGD1565646; Sox-2; lcc; light coat and circling; yellow submarine; ysb;
Driver Note Sox2
Inducible Note induced by tamoxifen
Molecular Note A targeting construct encoding a cre recombinase/mutated estrogen ligand binding-domain (cre/ERT2) fusion sequence and an Frt-flanked neo cassette was targeted to the Sox2 locus in V6.5 ES cells, so that cre was under control of endogenous Sox2 regulatory elements. Chimeric mice were bred to 129/SvJae wild-type animals to test for germline transmission and to establish stable lines. [MGI Ref ID J:177655]
 

Genotyping

Genotyping Information

Genotyping Protocols

Generic Cre Melt Curve Analysis, MELT
Generic Cre Melt Curve Analysis, Probe
Generic Cre, Standard PCR


Helpful Links

Genotyping resources and troubleshooting

References

References provided by MGI

Selected Reference(s)

Arnold K; Sarkar A; Yram MA; Polo JM; Bronson R; Sengupta S; Seandel M; Geijsen N; Hochedlinger K. 2011. Sox2(+) adult stem and progenitor cells are important for tissue regeneration and survival of mice. Cell Stem Cell 9(4):317-29. [PubMed: 21982232]  [MGI Ref ID J:177655]

Additional References

Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch related

Ahlfeld J; Favaro R; Pagella P; Kretzschmar HA; Nicolis S; Schuller U. 2013. Sox2 requirement in sonic hedgehog-associated medulloblastoma. Cancer Res 73(12):3796-807. [PubMed: 23596255]  [MGI Ref ID J:198458]

Juuri E; Jussila M; Seidel K; Holmes S; Wu P; Richman J; Heikinheimo K; Chuong CM; Arnold K; Hochedlinger K; Klein O; Michon F; Thesleff I. 2013. Sox2 marks epithelial competence to generate teeth in mammals and reptiles. Development 140(7):1424-32. [PubMed: 23462476]  [MGI Ref ID J:194917]

Juuri E; Saito K; Ahtiainen L; Seidel K; Tummers M; Hochedlinger K; Klein OD; Thesleff I; Michon F. 2012. Sox2+ Stem Cells Contribute to All Epithelial Lineages of the Tooth via Sfrp5+ Progenitors. Dev Cell 23(2):317-28. [PubMed: 22819339]  [MGI Ref ID J:187606]

Li W; Wu J; Yang J; Sun S; Chai R; Chen ZY; Li H. 2015. Notch inhibition induces mitotically generated hair cells in mammalian cochleae via activating the Wnt pathway. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112(1):166-71. [PubMed: 25535395]  [MGI Ref ID J:218237]

Mich JK; Signer RA; Nakada D; Pineda A; Burgess RJ; Vue TY; Johnson JE; Morrison SJ. 2014. Prospective identification of functionally distinct stem cells and neurosphere-initiating cells in adult mouse forebrain. Elife 3:e02669. [PubMed: 24843006]  [MGI Ref ID J:213217]

Mizutari K; Fujioka M; Hosoya M; Bramhall N; Okano HJ; Okano H; Edge AS. 2013. Notch inhibition induces cochlear hair cell regeneration and recovery of hearing after acoustic trauma. Neuron 77(1):58-69. [PubMed: 23312516]  [MGI Ref ID J:204037]

Rizzoti K; Akiyama H; Lovell-Badge R. 2013. Mobilized adult pituitary stem cells contribute to endocrine regeneration in response to physiological demand. Cell Stem Cell 13(4):419-32. [PubMed: 24094323]  [MGI Ref ID J:202675]

Shi F; Hu L; Edge AS. 2013. Generation of hair cells in neonatal mice by beta-catenin overexpression in Lgr5-positive cochlear progenitors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110(34):13851-6. [PubMed: 23918377]  [MGI Ref ID J:200672]

Shi F; Hu L; Jacques BE; Mulvaney JF; Dabdoub A; Edge AS. 2014. beta-Catenin is required for hair-cell differentiation in the cochlea. J Neurosci 34(19):6470-9. [PubMed: 24806673]  [MGI Ref ID J:211047]

Vanner RJ; Remke M; Gallo M; Selvadurai HJ; Coutinho F; Lee L; Kushida M; Head R; Morrissy S; Zhu X; Aviv T; Voisin V; Clarke ID; Li Y; Mungall AJ; Moore RA; Ma Y; Jones SJ; Marra MA; Malkin D; Northcott PA; Kool M; Pfister SM; Bader G; Hochedlinger K; Korshunov A; Taylor MD; Dirks PB. 2014. Quiescent sox2(+) cells drive hierarchical growth and relapse in sonic hedgehog subgroup medulloblastoma. Cancer Cell 26(1):33-47. [PubMed: 24954133]  [MGI Ref ID J:213713]

Health & husbandry

Health & Colony Maintenance Information

Animal Health Reports

Room Number           AX9

Colony Maintenance

Breeding & HusbandryWhen maintaining a live colony, heterozygous mice may be bred with wildtype mice from the colony. The donating investigator reports that homozygous mice are embryonic lethal.
Mating SystemHeterozygote x +/+ sibling         (Female x Male)   02-APR-12
+/+ sibling x Heterozygote         (Female x Male)   02-APR-12

Pricing and Purchasing

Pricing, Supply Level & Notes, Controls


Pricing for USA, Canada and Mexico shipping destinations View International Pricing

Live Mice

Price per mouse (US dollars $)GenderGenotypes Provided
Individual Mouse $239.00Female or MaleHeterozygous for Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch  
Price per Pair (US dollars $)Pair Genotype
$313.00Heterozygous for Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch x Wild-type for Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch  
$313.00Wild-type for Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch x Heterozygous for Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch  

Standard Supply

Repository-Live.
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.

Pricing for International shipping destinations View USA Canada and Mexico Pricing

Live Mice

Price per mouse (US dollars $)GenderGenotypes Provided
Individual Mouse $310.70Female or MaleHeterozygous for Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch  
Price per Pair (US dollars $)Pair Genotype
$406.90Heterozygous for Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch x Wild-type for Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch  
$406.90Wild-type for Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch x Heterozygous for Sox2tm1(cre/ERT2)Hoch  

Standard Supply

Repository-Live.
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.

View USA Canada and Mexico Pricing View International Pricing

Standard Supply

Repository-Live.
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.

Control Information

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   Wild-type from the colony
   101043 B6129SF1/J (approximate)
   000664 C57BL/6J (approximate)
 
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Terms of Use


General Terms and Conditions


For Licensing and Use Restrictions view the link(s) below:
- Mice are subject to US Patent 6040430.
- Use of MICE by companies or for-profit entities requires a license prior to shipping.
- Use of MICE by companies or for-profit entities requires a license prior to shipping.

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JAX® Mice, Products & Services Conditions of Use

"MICE" means mouse strains, their progeny derived by inbreeding or crossbreeding, unmodified derivatives from mouse strains or their progeny supplied by The Jackson Laboratory ("JACKSON"). "PRODUCTS" means biological materials supplied by JACKSON, and their derivatives. "RECIPIENT" means each recipient of MICE, PRODUCTS, or services provided by JACKSON including each institution, its employees and other researchers under its control. MICE or PRODUCTS shall not be: (i) used for any purpose other than the internal research, (ii) sold or otherwise provided to any third party for any use, or (iii) provided to any agent or other third party to provide breeding or other services. Acceptance of MICE or PRODUCTS from JACKSON shall be deemed as agreement by RECIPIENT to these conditions, and departure from these conditions requires JACKSON's prior written authorization.

No Warranty

MICE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”. JACKSON EXTENDS NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, WITH RESPECT TO MICE, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT OF ANY PATENT, TRADEMARK, OR OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS.

In case of dissatisfaction for a valid reason and claimed in writing by a purchaser within ninety (90) days of receipt of mice, products or services, JACKSON will, at its option, provide credit or replacement for the mice or product received or the services provided.

No Liability

In no event shall JACKSON, its trustees, directors, officers, employees, and affiliates be liable for any causes of action or damages, including any direct, indirect, special, or consequential damages, arising out of the provision of MICE, PRODUCTS or services, including economic damage or injury to property and lost profits, and including any damage arising from acts or negligence on the part of JACKSON, its agents or employees. Unless prohibited by law, in purchasing or receiving MICE, PRODUCTS or services from JACKSON, purchaser or recipient, or any party claiming by or through them, expressly releases and discharges JACKSON from all such causes of action or damages, and further agrees to defend and indemnify JACKSON from any costs or damages arising out of any third party claims.

MICE and PRODUCTS are to be used in a safe manner and in accordance with all applicable governmental rules and regulations.

The foregoing represents the General Terms and Conditions applicable to JACKSON’s MICE, PRODUCTS or services. In addition, special terms and conditions of sale of certain MICE, PRODUCTS or services may be set forth separately in JACKSON web pages, catalogs, price lists, contracts, and/or other documents, and these special terms and conditions shall also govern the sale of these MICE, PRODUCTS and services by JACKSON, and by its licensees and distributors.

Acceptance of delivery of MICE, PRODUCTS or services shall be deemed agreement to these terms and conditions. No purchase order or other document transmitted by purchaser or recipient that may modify the terms and conditions hereof, shall be in any way binding on JACKSON, and instead the terms and conditions set forth herein, including any special terms and conditions set forth separately, shall govern the sale of MICE, PRODUCTS or services by JACKSON.


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