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Targeted Allele Detail
Symbol: Elovl4tm2Kzh
Name: elongation of very long chain fatty acids (FEN1/Elo2, SUR4/Elo3, yeast)-like 4; targeted mutation 2, Kang Zhang
MGI ID: MGI:4462372
Synonyms: Elovl4270x
Gene: Elovl4  Location: Chr9:83778692-83806277 bp, - strand  Genetic Position: Chr9, 45.6 cM
Germline Transmission:  Earliest citation of germline transmission: J:161118
Parent Cell Line:  Not Specified (ES Cell)
Strain of Origin:  129X1/SvJ
Allele Type:    Targeted (Humanized sequence, Inserted expressed sequence, Null/knockout)
Mutation:    Insertion
Mutation detailsTyrosine codon Y270 in exon 6 was mutated to encode a stop codon. A floxed neomycin resistance cassette was inserted following the mutated codon 270. (J:161118)
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In Structures Affected by this Mutation: 3 anatomical structures
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 0 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Elovl4 Mutation:  23 strains or lines available
Original:  J:161118 Cameron DJ, et al., Essential role of Elovl4 in very long chain fatty acid synthesis, skin permeability barrier function, and neonatal survival. Int J Biol Sci. 2007;3(2):111-9
All:  1 reference(s)

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