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Tg(HTT*)LXwy
Transgene Detail
Nomenclature
Symbol: Tg(HTT*)LXwy
Name: transgene insertion L, X William Yang
MGI ID: MGI:5635155
Transgene: Tg(HTT*)LXwy  Location: unknown  
Transgene
origin
Strain of Origin:  FVB/NJ
Transgene
description
Transgene Type:    Transgenic (Humanized sequence, Inserted expressed sequence)
Mutation:    Insertion
 
Tg(HTT*)LXwy expresses 1 gene
 
Mutation detailsThe 240 kb human bacterial artificial chromosome (BAC RP11-866L6), containing the entire 170 kb human Huntingtin genomic locus and approximately 20 kbp of 5' and 50 kbp of 3' flanking sequences and modified to replace the human HTT exon 1 with a loxP-flanked human mutant HTT exon 1 sequence containing 97 mixed CAA-CAG repeats encoding a continuous polyglutamine stretch was further modified to delete the first 17-amino-acid domain (N17; residues 2-16). This modified BAC containing both the 97Q and the deleted N17 domain was microinjected into FVB/NJ fertilized eggs. Three founders were established; N, L, and A. Line N and L show a similar level of expression. (J:219890)
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References
Original:  J:219890 Gu X, et al., N17 Modifies mutant Huntingtin nuclear pathogenesis and severity of disease in HD BAC transgenic mice. Neuron. 2015 Feb 18;85(4):726-41
All:  1 reference(s)

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last database update
10/08/2019
MGI 6.14
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