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Transgene Detail
Symbol: Tg(APP)8.9Btla
Name: transgene insertion 8.9, Bruce Lamb
MGI ID: MGI:2447591
Synonyms: APPYAC, hABetaPP, hAPP-YAC, Py8.9, Tg(APP)C9.24Jgh
Transgene: Tg(APP)8.9Btla  Location: unknown  
Germline Transmission:  Earliest citation of germline transmission: J:80947
Parent Cell Line:  D3 (ES Cell)
Strain of Origin:  129S2/SvPas
Transgene Type:    Transgenic (Humanized sequence, Inserted expressed sequence)
Mutation:    Insertion
Tg(APP)8.9Btla expresses 1 gene
Mutation detailsA 650 kb YAC containing the entire human APP gene and 350 kb of flanking sequence was randomly integerated into ES cells. Southern blot analysis confirmed that construct rearrangement did not occur and that the animals carried a single copy of the intact transgene. Quantitative RT-PCR analysis of transgenic and wild-type mice revealed that the levels of transgenic human alternate transcripts corresponded with those of the endogenous alternative transcripts. The human APP promoter drives expression in the brain, heart, kidney and testes. (J:80947)
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Original:  J:80947 Lamb BT, et al., Introduction and expression of the 400 kilobase amyloid precursor protein gene in transgenic mice [corrected]. Nat Genet. 1993 Sep;5(1):22-30
All:  16 reference(s)

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