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Phenotypes Associated with This Genotype
Genotype
MGI:3840442
Allelic
Composition
Fgf9Eks/Fgf9+
Genetic
Background
involves: C57BL/6J * DBA/2J
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Mouse lines carrying:
Fgf9Eks mutation (1 available); any Fgf9 mutation (8 available)
phenotype observed in females
phenotype observed in males
N normal phenotype

Kinky tail, elbow joint fusion and knee joint dysplasia in Fgf9Eks/Fgf9+ mice

mortality/aging
• severely affected mice die around weaning

skeleton
• elbow joints and eventually knee joints fuse unlike in wild-type mice
• in the cartilaginous components of the elbow joint

growth/size/body
• mice exhibit growth retardation compared to wild-type mice
• however, mice eventually catch up to wild-type mice

limbs/digits/tail


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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
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last database update
11/27/2018
MGI 6.13
The Jackson Laboratory