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International strain nameB6(Cg)-Tg(Th-tTA2syn)1Ekra/H
Alternative nameC57BL/6J-Tg(TH-tTA2syn)1EKra
Strain typeTransgenic Strains
Allele/Transgene symbolUnknown at present
Gene/Transgene symbolTH-tTA

Information from provider

ProviderEdgar Kramer
Provider affiliationBiomedical Research, Institute of Translational and Stratified Medicine, Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Plymouth
Genetic informationtTA2syn under the control of the mouse Th promoter (8.9kbp).
Phenotypic informationHomozygous:
not done

mTH-tTA OFF#2096 can be used to induced tTA expression in catecholaminergic neurons expressing tyrosine hydroxylase; tTA can induce gene expression in the absence of tetracycline/doxycycline (Tillack et al., 2015).
Breeding historyCrossed with LC1 mice (Schoenig et al., 2002), ROSA26R mice (Soriano, 1999) and Ret floxed mice (Kramer et al., 2006).
ReferencesNone available
Homozygous fertilenot known
Homozygous viablenot known
Homozygous matings requiredno

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Archiving centreMary Lyon Centre at MRC Harwell, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Rederivation of mice from frozen stock, delivery time available upon request . €3880*
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