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Phenotypes Associated with This Genotype
Genotype
MGI:5297860
Allelic
Composition
Ay/a
Apoetm1Unc/Apoetm1Unc
Genetic
Background
involves: 129P2/OlaHsd * C57BL/6J * KK/TaJcl
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Mouse lines carrying:
a mutation (176 available); any a mutation (448 available)
Apoetm1Unc mutation (23 available); any Apoe mutation (80 available)
Ay mutation (12 available); any a mutation (448 available)
phenotype observed in females
phenotype observed in males
N normal phenotype
cardiovascular system
• mutants develop larger atherosclerotic plaques than a/a Apoetm1Unc/Apoetm1Unc mice
• plaques contain a higher proportion of macrophage infiltration

growth/size/body
• mutants exhibit increased weight gain, despite similar food intake as controls

hematopoietic system
• increase in the proportion of inflammatory monocytes in the blood, liver, muscle, and kidney, but not epididymal fat pads

homeostasis/metabolism

immune system
• increase in the proportion of inflammatory monocytes in the blood, liver, muscle, and kidney, but not epididymal fat pads
• increase in systemic inflammation

renal/urinary system
• mutants develop features of diabetic nephropathy
• mutants exhibit mesangial expansion as indicated by glycogen deposition in the glomeruli
• 20-30% of mutants exhibit nodular sclerosis in the kidney

Mouse Models of Human Disease
DO ID OMIM ID(s) Ref(s)
abdominal obesity-metabolic syndrome DOID:0060611 OMIM:PS605552
J:177084


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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
10/10/2017
MGI 6.10
The Jackson Laboratory