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Phenotypes associated with this allele
Allele Symbol
Allele Name
Allele ID
Chattm1(cre)Lowl
targeted mutation 1, Bradford B Lowell
MGI:3689420
Summary 4 genotypes
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ht1
Chattm1(cre)Lowl/Chat+ involves: 129S6/SvEvTac * C57BL/6 MGI:3689725
cn2
Brsk2tm2.1Jrs/Brsk2tm2.1Jrs
Chattm1(cre)Lowl/Chat+
involves: 129S1/Sv * 129S6/SvEvTac * 129X1/SvJ MGI:5524149
cn3
Mc4rtm1Lowl/Mc4rtm1Lowl
Chattm1(cre)Lowl/Chat+
involves: 129S4/SvJae * 129S6/SvEvTac MGI:5484740
cn4
Mc4rtm2Lowl/Mc4rtm2Lowl
Chattm1(cre)Lowl/Chat+
Gt(ROSA)26Sortm14(CAG-tdTomato)Hze/Gt(ROSA)26Sor+
involves: 129S6/SvEvTac * C57BL/6NCr MGI:5484737


Genotype
MGI:3689725
ht1
Allelic
Composition
Chattm1(cre)Lowl/Chat+
Genetic
Background
involves: 129S6/SvEvTac * C57BL/6
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Mouse lines carrying:
Chattm1(cre)Lowl mutation (1 available); any Chat mutation (11 available)
phenotype observed in females
phenotype observed in males
N normal phenotype
normal phenotype
• heterozygotes are viable and fertile; cre recombinase activity is detected in all cholinergic neurons




Genotype
MGI:5524149
cn2
Allelic
Composition
Brsk2tm2.1Jrs/Brsk2tm2.1Jrs
Chattm1(cre)Lowl/Chat+
Genetic
Background
involves: 129S1/Sv * 129S6/SvEvTac * 129X1/SvJ
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Mouse lines carrying:
Brsk2tm2.1Jrs mutation (1 available); any Brsk2 mutation (19 available)
Chattm1(cre)Lowl mutation (1 available); any Chat mutation (11 available)
phenotype observed in females
phenotype observed in males
N normal phenotype
nervous system
N
• type Ia proprioceptive sensory neuron projections grow normally to the ventral horn




Genotype
MGI:5484740
cn3
Allelic
Composition
Mc4rtm1Lowl/Mc4rtm1Lowl
Chattm1(cre)Lowl/Chat+
Genetic
Background
involves: 129S4/SvJae * 129S6/SvEvTac
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Mouse lines carrying:
Chattm1(cre)Lowl mutation (1 available); any Chat mutation (11 available)
Mc4rtm1Lowl mutation (2 available); any Mc4r mutation (14 available)
phenotype observed in females
phenotype observed in males
N normal phenotype
cardiovascular system
• develop obesity induced hypertension but only during active period

homeostasis/metabolism
• higher plasma insulin levels




Genotype
MGI:5484737
cn4
Allelic
Composition
Mc4rtm2Lowl/Mc4rtm2Lowl
Chattm1(cre)Lowl/Chat+
Gt(ROSA)26Sortm14(CAG-tdTomato)Hze/Gt(ROSA)26Sor+
Genetic
Background
involves: 129S6/SvEvTac * C57BL/6NCr
Find Mice Using the International Mouse Strain Resource (IMSR)
Mouse lines carrying:
Chattm1(cre)Lowl mutation (1 available); any Chat mutation (11 available)
Gt(ROSA)26Sortm14(CAG-tdTomato)Hze mutation (3 available); any Gt(ROSA)26Sor mutation (510 available)
Mc4rtm2Lowl mutation (0 available); any Mc4r mutation (14 available)
phenotype observed in females
phenotype observed in males
N normal phenotype
nervous system
N
• biophysical properties of cholinergic neurons are normal
• melanotan II fails to hyperpolarize membrane potentials of all dorsal motor nucleus vagal cholinergic neurons
• similar results with Mc4r agonist THIQ





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last database update
01/14/2020
MGI 6.14
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