Strain Data Sheet



BRC No.RBRC03914
SpeciesMus musculus
Strain nameC57BL/6-Tg(Myh6-mCherry/LC3)1Acvm
Former Common namealpha MyHC-mCherry-LC3#21
H-2 Haplotype
ES Cell line
Background strainC57BL/6
Strain developmentDeveloped by Kiyoshi Nobori, Akita University Graduate School of Medicine in 2008. The transgene was injected into the pronuclei of C57BL/6 fertilized eggs.
Strain descriptionThese mice express mCherry-LC3 in cardiomyocytes under the control of the alphaMyHC promoter.
Colony maintenance
ReferencesCirc. J. 74, 203-206 (2010). 19966504

Health Report

Examination Date / Room / Rack


Gene info
Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter
LC3Map1lc3b (rat)UNLC3

Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter
mCherryRed Fluorescent Protein (Discosoma sp.)UNmCherrymouse alpha-myosin heavy chain promoter


Donor DNAmouse alpha-myosin heavy chain promoter, human Growth horman polyA signal, rat LC3 cDNA, Discosoma sp. mCherry cDNA
Research applicationCell Biology Research
Fluorescent Proteins/lacZ System
Specific Term and ConditionsIn publishing the research results obtained by use of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE, a citation of the following literature(s) designated by the DEPOSITOR is requested. Circ J. 74, 203-206 (2010). In publishing the research results to be obtained by use of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE, an acknowledgment to the DEPOSITOR is requested. The RECIPIENT agrees to use the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE only for publication of research papers.
DepositorKiyoshi Nobori (Akita University)
Strain Statusan icon for Frozen spermFrozen sperm
Strain AvailabilityRecovered litters from cryopreserved sperm (2 to 4 months)
Cryopreserved sperm (within 1 month)
Additional Info.Mouse of the Month May 2011
Genotyping protocol -PCR-
Necessary documents for ordering:
  1. Order form (Japanese / English)
  2. Category I MTA: FP license of TBUSA
  3. Acceptance of responsibility for living modified organism (Japanese / English)

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