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Targeted Allele Detail
Symbol: Grik4tm1.1Sfh
Name: glutamate receptor, ionotropic, kainate 4; targeted mutation 1.1, Stephen F Heinemann
MGI ID: MGI:4413475
Synonyms: GluK4-
Gene: Grik4  Location: Chr9:42518135-42944493 bp, - strand  Genetic Position: Chr9, 23.8 cM
Germline Transmission:  Earliest citation of germline transmission: J:155003
Parent Cell Line:  Not Specified (ES Cell)
Strain of Origin:  Not Specified
Allele Type:    Targeted (Null/knockout)
Mutations:    Insertion, Intragenic deletion
Mutation detailsA loxP site was inserted upstream of exon 14 and a floxed neo cassette was inserted downstream of exon 14. Cre mediated recombination removed exon 14. The absence of protein expression was confirmed by western blot analysis on hippocampus extracts. (J:155003)
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 0 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Grik4 Mutation:  10 strains or lines available
Original:  J:155003 Fernandes HB, et al., High-affinity kainate receptor subunits are necessary for ionotropic but not metabotropic signaling. Neuron. 2009 Sep 24;63(6):818-29
All:  5 reference(s)

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