Strain Data Sheet


Strain Information

BRC No.RBRC01196
TypeWild-derived Inbred
SpeciesMus musculus castaneus
Strain nameMYS/Mz
Former Common name
H-2 Haplotype
ES Cell line
Background strainMYS [Mus musculus castaneus]
Strain developmentDeveloped by Kimiyuki Tsuchiya, Miyazaki Medical College.
Strain descriptionWild-derived strain of Mus musculus castaneus, collected at Mysore, India. The mice have a peptidase 3 null mutation.
Colony maintenance
References九州実験動物雑誌, 16, 23-25 (2000).

Health Report

Examination Date / Room / Rack


Gene info
Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter
Pepcpeptidase C1Pepc<MYS/Mz>MYS/MzDip-1, Pep-3, peptidase C, peptidase 3

Ordering Information

Donor DNA
Research application
Specific Term and ConditionsThe RECIPIENT of BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE shall obtain a prior written consent on use of it from the DEPOSITOR. In publishing the research results obtained by use of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE, a citation of the following literature(s) designated by the DEPOSITOR is requested. Kyusyu journal of Experimental Animals, 16, 23-25 (2000).Users should contact the depositor in the case of collaboration. Collaboration which requires co-authorship with Kimiyuki Tsuchiya, Nobumoto Miyashita and Tetsuo Morita is limited for two years after deposition the RIKEN BRC.
DepositorChihiro Koshimoto (University of Miyazaki)
Strain Statusan icon for Frozen embryosFrozen embryos
Strain AvailabilityRecovered litters from cryopreserved embryos (2 to 4 months)
Additional Info.Necessary documents for ordering:
  1. Approval form (Japanese / English)
  2. Order form (Japanese / English)
  3. Category I MTA: MTA for distribution with RIKEN BRC (Japanese / English)

Click Here for Mouse genomic DNA (RIKEN DNA Bank)

BRC mice in Publications

Bamunusinghe D, Naghashfar Z, Buckler-White A, Plishka R, Baliji S, Liu Q, Kassner J, Oler AJ, Hartley J, Kozak CA.
Sequence Diversity, Intersubgroup Relationships, and Origins of the Mouse Leukemia Gammaretroviruses of Laboratory and Wild Mice.
J Virol 90(8) 4186-98(2016) 26865715

Nürnberger C, Zimmermann V, Gerhardt M, Staeheli P.
Influenza Virus Susceptibility of Wild-Derived CAST/EiJ Mice Results from Two Amino Acid Changes in the MX1 Restriction Factor.
J Virol 90(23) 10682-10692(2016) 27654285

Bamunusinghe D, Liu Q, Lu X, Oler A, Kozak CA.
Endogenous gammaretrovirus acquisition in Mus musculus subspecies carrying functional variants of the XPR1 virus receptor.
J Virol 87(17) 9845-55(2013) 23824809

Mochida K, Hasegawa A, Otaka N, Hama D, Furuya T, Yamaguchi M, Ichikawa E, Ijuin M, Taguma K, Hashimoto M, Takashima R, Kadota M, Hiraiwa N, Mekada K, Yoshiki A, Ogura A.
Devising assisted reproductive technologies for wild-derived strains of mice: 37 strains from five subspecies of Mus musculus.
PLoS One 9(12) e114305(2014) 25470728

Kasahara T, Abe K, Mekada K, Yoshiki A, Kato T.
Genetic variation of melatonin productivity in laboratory mice under domestication.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107(14) 6412-7(2010) 20308563