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Symbol: Tg(APOA1)1Rub
Name: transgene insertion 1, Edward M Rubin
MGI ID: MGI:3052540
Synonyms: A1Tg, ApoA1Tg, apoA-I/A-IKO, ApoA-Itg, hA-I, hapoA1, hApoA-I/Tg, Hu apo AI
Transgene: Tg(APOA1)1Rub  Location: unknown  
Strain of Origin:  C57BL/6
Transgene Type:    Transgenic (Humanized sequence, Inserted expressed sequence)
Mutation:    Insertion
Tg(APOA1)1Rub expresses 1 gene
    The transgene contains the human apolipoprotein A-I gene including the promoter. (J:42425)
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Transgenic mice display a two fold increase in total plasma cholesterol levels and greater than a four fold decrease in the levels of mouse APOA1. Two lines were produced, A2 and A16.
Original:  J:42425 Rubin EM, et al., Expression of human apolipoprotein A-I in transgenic mice results in reduced plasma levels of murine apolipoprotein A-I and the appearance of two new high density lipoprotein size subclasses. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1991 Jan 15;88(2):434-8
All:  42 reference(s)

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