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International strain nameB6;129S5-Galr3tm1Lex/Orl
Alternative nameLEXKO-230
Strain typeTargeted Mutant Strains : Knock-out
Allele/Transgene symbolGalr3tm1Lex,
Gene/Transgene symbolGalr3

Information from provider

Provider Lexicon Genetics, Inc.
Provider affiliationLexicon Pharmaceuticals
Phenotypic informationThe male homozygous mutant mice exhibited increased cholesterol and triglyceride levels when compared with their gender-matched wild-type littermates and the historical means. Disruption of the target gene was confirmed by Southern hybridization analysis.
ReferencesNone available

Information from EMMA

Archiving centreInstitut de Transgenose, INTRAGENE, Orléans, France

Disease and phenotype information

MGI phenotypes (allele matching)
  • increased cholesterol level / MGI
  • increased triglyceride level / MGI
  • abnormal social investigation / MGI
  • increased anxiety-related response / MGI
  • hypoactivity / MGI
  • nervous system phenotype / MGI
  • homeostasis/metabolism phenotype / MGI
  • endocrine/exocrine gland phenotype / MGI
  • behavior/neurological phenotype / MGI
  • hematopoietic system phenotype / MGI

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Requesting frozen sperm or embryos is generally advisable wherever possible, in order to minimise the shipment of live mice.

  • Frozen embryos. Delivered in 4 weeks (after paperwork in place). €1740*
  • Rederivation of mice from frozen stock, delivery time available upon request . €3880*

Due to the dynamic nature of our processes strain availability may change at short notice. The local repository manager will advise you in these circumstances.

* In addition users have to cover all the shipping costs (including the cost for returning dry-shippers, where applicable).

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Practical information

Genotyping protocol

Example health report
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Material Transfer Agreement (MTA)
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Legally binding conditions for the transfer

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