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Symbol: Tg(Gnrhr-luc/EGFP)L8Mrln
Name: transgene insertion L8, Glenn Merlino
MGI ID: MGI:5641258
Synonyms: GH, Glowing Head, rGH-ffLuc-eGFP
Transgene: Tg(Gnrhr-luc/EGFP)L8Mrln  Location: unknown  
Strain of Origin:  FVB/N
Transgene Type:    Transgenic (Reporter)
Mutation:    Insertion
Mutation detailsThe transgenic construct contains a firefly luciferase (ffLuc)-eGFP fusion gene under the control of the rat growth hormone gene promoter and human growth hormone sequences. Reporter activity (by bioluminescent imaging) is detected in the anterior pituitary gland and testes. (J:221565)
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 2 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Original:  J:221565 Day CP, et al., "Glowing head" mice: a genetic tool enabling reliable preclinical image-based evaluation of cancers in immunocompetent allografts. PLoS One. 2014;9(11):e109956
All:  1 reference(s)

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