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Targeted Allele Detail
Symbol: Il15ratm2.1Ama
Name: interleukin 15 receptor, alpha chain; targeted mutation 2.1, Averil Ma
MGI ID: MGI:4417841
Synonyms: Il15rafl
Gene: Il15ra  Location: Chr2:11709992-11738796 bp, + strand  Genetic Position: Chr2, 8.97 cM
Germline Transmission:  Earliest citation of germline transmission: J:155298
Parent Cell Line:  PRX-B6T (ES Cell)
Strain of Origin:  C57BL/6J
Allele Type:    Targeted (Conditional ready, No functional change)
Mutation:    Insertion
Mutation detailsLoxP sites flanking exons 2 and 3 as well as an FRT flanked neomycin expression cassette were inserted by homologous recombination. The neomycin resistance cassette was then removed by flp mediated recombination. (J:155298)
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 1 strain available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Il15ra Mutation:  30 strains or lines available
Original:  J:155298 Mortier E, et al., Macrophage- and dendritic-cell-derived interleukin-15 receptor alpha supports homeostasis of distinct CD8+ T cell subsets. Immunity. 2009 Nov 20;31(5):811-22
All:  7 reference(s)

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