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Transgene Detail
Symbol: Tg(Slc6a4-cre/ERT2)EZ13Gsat
Name: transgene insertion EZ13, GENSAT Project at Rockefeller University
MGI ID: MGI:4367233
Synonyms: Founder Line EZ13, Tg(Slc6a4-cre/Esr1)13Gsat
Transgene: Tg(Slc6a4-cre/ERT2)EZ13Gsat  Location: unknown  
Strain of Origin:  FVB/N
Project Collection: GENSAT
Transgene Type:    Transgenic (Inducible, Recombinase)
Inducer:    tamoxifen
Mutation:    Insertion
Mutation detailsThis transgene contains the coding sequence for the Cre-ERT2 fusion protein, followed by a polyadenylation signal, inserted into a mouse genomic artificial chromosome (BAC) at the ATG transcription initiation codon of the solute carrier family 6 (neurotransmitter transporter, serotonin), member 4 gene so that expression of the tamoxifen-activated recombinase is driven by the regulatory sequences of the mouse gene. ERT2 is a triply mutated (G400V, M543A, L544A) human estrogen receptor ligand-binding domain that renders the fusion protein highly sensitive to activation by 4-hydroxytamoxifen, but unresponsive to the receptor's native ligands. (J:100256, J:145100)
 Tissue activity of this recombinase allele
Driver: Slc6a4     Summary of all recombinase alleles driven by Slc6a4. Comparative matrix view of recombinase activities

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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 2 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Original:  J:100256 The Gene Expression Nervous System Atlas (GENSAT) Project, The Rockefeller University (New York, NY), MGI download of GENSAT transgene data. Database Download. 2005;
All:  4 reference(s)

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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Models of Human Cancer database (MMHCdb) (formerly Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO)
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