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Targeted Allele Detail
Symbol: Avpr2tm1Jwe
Name: arginine vasopressin receptor 2; targeted mutation 1, Jurgen Wess
MGI ID: MGI:2150344
Synonyms: Avpr2E242X, V2R-
Gene: Avpr2  Location: ChrX:73892102-73895502 bp, + strand  Genetic Position: ChrX, 37.46 cM
Pelvic space of Avpr2tm1Jwe/Y pups is enlarged in kidneys

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Germline Transmission:  Earliest citation of germline transmission: J:66094
Parent Cell Line:  R1 (ES Cell)
Strain of Origin:  (129X1/SvJ x 129S1/Sv)F1-Kitl+
Allele Type:    Targeted
Mutations:    Insertion, Nucleotide substitutions
Mutation detailsA neomycin resistance cassette was inserted into the second intron of the gene, splitting codon 304. This cassette was flanked by two lox p sequences, which enabled the removal of the neo cassette from the mouse genome when desired. In addition, a Glu 242 stop nonsense mutation (GAA to TAG) was introduced by PCR-based site-directed mutagenesis, resulting in an Avpr2 protein that is truncated within the third intracellular loop and is functionally inactive. (J:66094)
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 0 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Avpr2 Mutation:  1 strain or line available
Original:  J:66094 Yun J, et al., Generation and phenotype of mice harboring a nonsense mutation in the V2 vasopressin receptor gene. J Clin Invest. 2000 Dec;106(11):1361-71
All:  2 reference(s)

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