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Mouse Resources
Find Mice
International Mouse Strain Resources (IMSR): database of inbred, mutant, and genetically engineered mice and ES cell lines available globally. See list of worldwide participating repositories.
Commercial vendors: Charles River Laboratories, Inc., Taconic, Harlan Sprague Dawley, Inc.

Colony Management
JAX Colony Management System (JAX-CMS): a multi-user relational database management system for managing animal colonies in a research environment (USA)
MausDB: an Open-Source mouse house and phenotyping result management system (Germany)
MUSDB: Mutagenesis Universal Support DataBase (Japan)
Commercial vendors: Big Bench Software, Locus Technology, Inc., Scionics Computer Innovation GmbH
Model Organism and General Web Resources
Human:
Human Genome Variation Society (HGVS): human variation databases and links
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD): published gene lesions responsible for human inherited disease
Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) - catalog of human genes and genetic disorders

Model Organisms:
Arabidopsis - TAIR: The Arabidopsis Information Resource
C. elegans: genetics and genomics
   WormBase
   Wormatlas: anatomy
   WormBook: on-line textbook
Cattle - The Bovine Genome Database
Chicken - Geisha: Gallus Expression in-situ Hybridization Analysis
Dog - NHGRI Dog Genome Project
Drosophila - FlyBase
Rat - RGD: Rat Genome Database
Rhesus Monkey - RhesusBase
Saccharomyces - SGD: Saccharomyces Genome Database
Xenopus - XenBase: Xenopus Database
Zebrafish - The Zebrafish Model Organism Database

Multi-species Animal Sites:
Animal Genome Database (ArkDB): (cat, chicken, cow, deer, duck, horse, pig, quail, salmon, sea bass, sheep, turkey)
U.S. Livestock Species Genome Projects: (cattle, chicken, horse, sheep, swine, aquaculture)
Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA): inherited disorders and traits in 135 animals other than human and mouse
1500 Biological Databases:
Compilation by the journal of Nucleic Acids Research: (other species, diseases, DNA, RNA, and protein resources)
Miscellaneous Useful Tools
Mouse identification methods: ear punch codes, tags, tattoos and microchips
G-banded Mouse Karyotype Image (University of Washington)
Mouse Electronic Bulletin Board at MGI
E-CRISP software tool for designing target sites for CRISPR
CRISPR Design software tool for designing target sites for CRISPR
Molecular Resources
BACs
BACPAC Resources Center (BPRC) at Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI)
BAC/PAC products at Life Technologies

IMAGE clones
Integrated Molecular Analysis of Genome Expression (IMAGE) Consortium
Distributors of IMAGE clones

MGC clones
Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC) Project
Distributors of MGC clones

Contributing Projects:
Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
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last database update
10/08/2014
MGI 5.20
The Jackson Laboratory