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Chemically induced Allele Detail
Symbol: Mc4rGlu3
Name: melanocortin 4 receptor; glucose3
MGI ID: MGI:2671841
Synonyms: Fatboy, FB, Glum03Jus
Gene: Mc4r  Location: Chr18:66857705-66860487 bp, - strand  Genetic Position: Chr18, 39.72 cM, cytoband E1
Obesity is observed in Mc4rGlu3/Mc4rGlu3 mice

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Strain of Origin:  C57BL/6J
Project Collection: Mutagenesis for Dev. Defects
Allele Type:    Chemically induced (ENU)
Mutation:    Single point mutation
Mutation detailsThis phenotypic mutant was identified in an ENU mutagenesis screen at the Baylor College of Medicine. The molecular lesion was identified as a T-to-C transition mutation in codon 194, which results in a isoleucine to threonine change in the encoded protein. (J:116205)
Inheritance:    Semidominant
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In Structures Affected by this Mutation: 2 anatomical structures
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 1 strain available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Mc4r Mutation:  14 strains or lines available
Original:  J:85113 Kile BT, et al., Functional genetic analysis of mouse chromosome 11. Nature. 2003 Sep 4;425(6953):81-6
All:  2 reference(s)

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