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Targeted Allele Detail
Symbol: Bdnftm3Jae
Name: brain derived neurotrophic factor; targeted mutation 3, Rudolf Jaenisch
MGI ID: MGI:2176750
Synonyms: Bdnf2, Bdnf2L, Bdnf2lox, Bdnflox, Bdnftm2Jae
Gene: Bdnf  Location: Chr2:109505045-109557352 bp, + strand  Genetic Position: Chr2, 56.63 cM
Germline Transmission:  Earliest citation of germline transmission: J:71969
Parent Cell Line:  J1 (ES Cell)
Strain of Origin:  129S4/SvJae
Allele Type:    Targeted (Conditional ready, No functional change)
Mutation:    Insertion
Mutation detailsA single loxP site was inserted 5' to the only coding exon, and a loxP-flanked hygromycin resistance cassette was inserted 3' to the exon. The hygromycin selection cassette was removed in ES cells by transient Cre expression leaving a single loxP site prior to the production of chimeric mice. (J:71969)
View phenotypes and curated references for all genotypes (concatenated display).
Disease models
In Structures Affected by this Mutation: 5 anatomical structures
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Mouse strains and cell lines available from the International Mouse Strain Resource (IMSR)
Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 2 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Bdnf Mutation:  32 strains or lines available
Original:  J:71969 Rios M, et al., Conditional deletion of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in the postnatal brain leads to obesity and hyperactivity. Mol Endocrinol. 2001 Oct;15(10):1748-57
All:  87 reference(s)

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