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Tg(CTSG-RARA/PML)2683Ley
Transgene Detail
Nomenclature
Symbol: Tg(CTSG-RARA/PML)2683Ley
Name: transgene insertion 2683, Timothy Ley
MGI ID: MGI:3620139
Synonyms: HCG-RARalpha-PML transgene, RP2
Transgene: Tg(CTSG-RARA/PML)2683Ley  Location: unknown  
Transgene
origin
Strain of Origin:  Not Specified
Transgene
description
Transgene Type:    Transgenic (Humanized sequence, Inserted expressed sequence)
Mutation:    Insertion
 
Mutation detailsThe functional cDNA coding sequence is derived from the breakpoint cluster region 3 (bcr-3) isoform transcript of the RARA/PML fusion gene resulting from the characteristic t(15;17)(q22;q11.2-q12) translocation associated with ~90% of human cases of acute promyelocytic leukemia (APML). The bcr-3 isoform of the chimeric gene joins exon 2 of the retinoic acid receptor alpha (RARA) gene in-frame to PML exons 4-8. Expression is targeted specifically to early myeloid-lineage cells by the promoter and 5' regulatory elements of the human cathepsin G gene. (J:59080)
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 1 strain available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Notes
This is one of 4 germline-transmitting lines expressing this transgenic construct that are mentioned in J:59080, of which 2 are characterized in detail (but not distinguished from one another).

Leukemia in the doubly transgenic mice described above is a model for acute promyelocytic leukemia; see OMIM *102578: ACUTE PROMYELOCYTIC LEUKEMIA, INDUCER OF; PML

References
Original:  J:59080 Pollock JL, et al., A bcr-3 isoform of RARalpha-PML potentiates the development of PML-RARalpha-driven acute promyelocytic leukemia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1999 Dec 21;96(26):15103-8
All:  2 reference(s)

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last database update
11/23/2021
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