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Targeted Allele Detail
Symbol: Upk3atm1Tsun
Name: uroplakin 3A; targeted mutation 1, Tung-Tien Sun
MGI ID: MGI:2183244
Synonyms: UPIII(-)
Gene: Upk3a  Location: Chr15:85017141-85022560 bp, + strand  Genetic Position: Chr15, 40.25 cM, cytoband E3
Urothelium lacks the umbrella cells and is leaky in Upk3atm1Tsun/Upk3atm1Tsun mice

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Germline Transmission:  Earliest citation of germline transmission: J:77653
Parent Cell Line:  W4 (ES Cell)
Strain of Origin:  129S6/SvEvTac
Allele Type:    Targeted (Null/knockout)
Mutations:    Insertion, Intragenic deletion
Mutation detailsA neomycin selection cassette replaced the first exon and introduced a frameshift mutation that affected the remaining exons. Neither transcript nor protein was detected in homozygous mutant mice via Northern blot and Western blot analyses. (J:77653)
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Carrying any Upk3a Mutation:  4 strains or lines available
Original:  J:77653 Hu P, et al., Ablation of uroplakin III gene results in small urothelial plaques, urothelial leakage, and vesicoureteral reflux. J Cell Biol. 2000 Nov 27;151(5):961-72
All:  3 reference(s)

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