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Targeted Allele Detail
Symbol: Cdh5tm2Pec
Name: cadherin 5; targeted mutation 2, Peter Carmeliet
MGI ID: MGI:2148549
Synonyms: VE-cadherin-, VECnull
Gene: Cdh5  Location: Chr8:104101625-104144511 bp, + strand  Genetic Position: Chr8, 53.04 cM
Germline Transmission:  Earliest citation of germline transmission: J:56509
Parent Cell Line:  Not Specified (ES Cell)
Strain of Origin:  Not Specified
Allele Type:    Targeted (Null/knockout)
Mutations:    Insertion, Intragenic deletion
Mutation detailsA neomycin selection cassette replaced a genomic fragment containing exons 3-7. Western blot analysis on endothelial cells derived from homozygous mice confirmed that no detectable protein was made. (J:56509)
View phenotypes and curated references for all genotypes (concatenated display).
In Structures Affected by this Mutation: 5 anatomical structures
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 0 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Cdh5 Mutation:  5 strains or lines available
Original:  J:56509 Carmeliet P, et al., Targeted deficiency or cytosolic truncation of the VE-cadherin gene in mice impairs VEGF-mediated endothelial survival and angiogenesis. Cell. 1999 Jul 23;98(2):147-57
All:  6 reference(s)

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