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Targeted Allele Detail
Symbol: Gucy2etm1Gar
Name: guanylate cyclase 2e; targeted mutation 1, David L Garbers
MGI ID: MGI:2183212
Synonyms: GC1 KO, GC-E -, RetGC1-
Gene: Gucy2e  Location: Chr11:69108943-69127862 bp, - strand  Genetic Position: Chr11, 42.51 cM
Alliance: Gucy2etm1Gar page
Ultrastructure of wild type and degenerative Gucy2etm1Gar/Gucy2etm1Gar cone outer segments

Show the 2 phenotype image(s) involving this allele.

Germline Transmission:  Earliest citation of germline transmission: J:77627
Parent Cell Line:  SM1 (ES Cell)
Strain of Origin:  129S6/SvEvTac
Allele Type:    Targeted (Null/knockout)
Mutations:    Insertion, Intragenic deletion
Mutation detailsA neomycin selection cassette replaced the 3' portion of exon 5 encoding the transmembrane domain. Western blot analysis of protein extracts obtained from eyecups showed an absence of encoded protein in homozygous mice. (J:77627)
View phenotypes and curated references for all genotypes (concatenated display).
Disease models
In Structures Affected by this Mutation: 2 anatomical structures
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Mouse strains and cell lines available from the International Mouse Strain Resource (IMSR)
Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 1 strain available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Gucy2e Mutation:  30 strains or lines available
Original:  J:77627 Yang RB, et al., Disruption of a retinal guanylyl cyclase gene leads to cone-specific dystrophy and paradoxical rod behavior. J Neurosci. 1999 Jul 15;19(14):5889-97
All:  26 reference(s)

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