Strain Data Sheet


Strain Information

BRC No.RBRC04396
TypeTargeted MutationCartagena
SpeciesMus musculus
Strain nameB6.129-Crym<tm1Sasu>
Former Common nameCRYM -/- mice
H-2 Haplotype
ES Cell line
Background strain
Strain developmentDeveloped by Satoru Suzuki, Institute on Aging and Adaptation, Shinshu University in 2004. The mutant mice were backcrossed to C57BL/6J over 6 times.
Strain description
Colony maintenance
ReferencesInvest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., 51, 3554-3559 (2010). 20570996

Health Report

Examination Date / Room / Rack


Gene info
Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter
Crymcrystallin, mu7Crym<tm1Sasu>targeted mutation 1, Satoru Suzuki

Ordering Information

Donor DNAE.coli Neomycin resistance gene, mouse phosphoglycerate kinase promoter (PGK promoter), mouse Crym genomic DNA
Research application
Specific Term and ConditionsPrior to requesting the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE, the RECIPIENT must obtain approval from the DEPOSITOR using the Approval Form. 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. Invest Ophth Vis Sci 51(7):3554-9 (2010).
DepositorSatoru Suzuki (Shinshu University)
Strain Statusan icon for Frozen embryosFrozen embryos
an icon for Frozen spermFrozen sperm
Strain AvailabilityRecovered litters from cryopreserved embryos (2 to 4 months)
Cryopreserved sperm (within 1 month)
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)
  4. Acceptance of responsibility for living modified organism (Japanese / English)

Genotyping protocol -PCR-

BRC mice in Publications

Seko D, Ogawa S, Li TS, Taimura A, Ono Y.
μ-Crystallin controls muscle function through thyroid hormone action.
FASEB J 30(5) 1733-40(2016) 26718889