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Gdf5bp-J
Spontaneous Allele Detail
Nomenclature
Symbol: Gdf5bp-J
Name: growth differentiation factor 5; brachypodism Jackson
MGI ID: MGI:1855974
Synonyms: GdfbpJ
Gene: Gdf5  Location: Chr2:155941023-155945367 bp, - strand  Genetic Position: Chr2, 77.26 cM
Gdf5bp-J/Gdf5bp-J

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Mutation
origin
Strain of Origin:  A/J
Mutation
description
Allele Type:    Spontaneous
Mutation:    Insertion
 
Mutation details
Inheritance:    Recessive
Phenotypes
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 2 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Gdf5 Mutation:  12 strains or lines available
Notes
The long bones of the limbs of mutant mice are slightly shorter than controls, and the fibula is shortened proximally. The bones of the axial skeleton are unaffected.

References
Original:  J:17582 Storm EE, et al., Limb alterations in brachypodism mice due to mutations in a new member of the TGF beta-superfamily [see comments]. Nature. 1994 Apr 14;368(6472):639-43
All:  12 reference(s)

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last database update
12/09/2014
MGI 5.20
The Jackson Laboratory