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Tg(Emx1-cre/ERT2)1Kess
Transgene Detail
Nomenclature
Symbol: Tg(Emx1-cre/ERT2)1Kess
Name: transgene insertion 1, Nicoletta Kessaris
MGI ID: MGI:3761168
Synonyms: Emx1-CreERT2, Tg(Emx1-cre/ESR1)1Wdr
Transgene: Tg(Emx1-cre/ERT2)1Kess  Location: unknown  
Transgene
origin
Strain of Origin:  (C57BL/6 x CBA)F1
Transgene
description
Transgene Type:    Transgenic (Inducible, Recombinase)
Inducer:    tamoxifen
Mutation:    Insertion
 
Mutation detailsA P1 artificial chromosome was created that contained a tamoxifen-inducible Cre recombinase with a nuclear localization signal fused to the initiation codon. Expression recapitulates endogenous expression in the cortical precursors. (J:105334)
Recombinase
activity
Activity:
 Tissue activity of this recombinase allele
Driver: Emx1     Summary of all recombinase alleles driven by Emx1.
 

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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 1 strain available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
References
Original:  J:105334 Kessaris N, et al., Competing waves of oligodendrocytes in the forebrain and postnatal elimination of an embryonic lineage. Nat Neurosci. 2006 Feb;9(2):173-9
All:  19 reference(s)

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last database update
11/30/2021
MGI 6.17
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