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Targeted Allele Detail
Symbol: Gfaptm1Ldtk
Name: glial fibrillary acidic protein; targeted mutation 1, Wolfgang Liedtke
MGI ID: MGI:2183213
Synonyms: GFAP-
Gene: Gfap  Location: Chr11:102887336-102897200 bp, - strand  Genetic Position: Chr11, 66.48 cM, cytoband D
Germline Transmission:  Earliest citation of germline transmission: J:77630
Parent Cell Line:  E14.1 (ES Cell)
Strain of Origin:  129P2/OlaHsd
Allele Type:    Targeted (Null/knockout)
Mutation:    Insertion
Mutation detailsA frameshift mutation, resulting from the insertion of a neomycin selection cassette into exon 1, introduced a stop codon at position 44. The absence of encoded protein in homozygous mutant mice was determined by Western blot analysis. (J:77630)
View phenotypes and curated references for all genotypes (concatenated display).
In Structures Affected by this Mutation: 4 anatomical structures
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 0 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Gfap Mutation:  22 strains or lines available
Original:  J:77630 Liedtke W, et al., GFAP is necessary for the integrity of CNS white matter architecture and long-term maintenance of myelination. Neuron. 1996 Oct;17(4):607-15
All:  1 reference(s)

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