Strain Data Sheet


Strain Information

BRC No.RBRC04857
SpeciesMus musculus
Strain nameC57BL/10JMsHir
Former Common nameB10/Hir
H-2 Haplotype
ES Cell line
Background strain
Strain developmentMaintained by Tomohisa Hirobe, National Institute of Radiological Sciences. Introduced into National Institute of Radiological Sciences at 1986 from National Institute of Genetics. Deposited to RIKEN BRC at F139.
Strain descriptionC57BL/10 inbred mice strain. Black (a/a B/B C/C D/D P/P E/E). High number of melanocytes.
Colony maintenanceSibling x Sibling
ReferencesPigment Cell Melanoma Res., 24(3):462-478 (2011). 21375698
Pigment Cell Res., 5, 1-11 (1992). 1631016
Histol Histopathol., 10, 223-237 (1995). 7756740
Pigment Cell Res., 12, 147-163 (1992). 10385911
Pigment Cell Res., 18, 2-12 (2005). 15649147

Health Report

Examination Date / Room / Rack


Gene info

Ordering Information

Donor DNA
Research application
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. Pigmnet Cell Melanoma Res., 24(3):462-478 (2011). In publishing the research results to be obtained by use of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE, an acknowledgment to the DEPOSITOR is requested.
DepositorTomohisa Hirobe (National Institute of Radiological Sciences (NIRS))
Strain Statusan icon for Frozen embryosFrozen embryos
Strain AvailabilityRecovered litters from cryopreserved embryos (2 to 4 months)
Cryopreserved embryos (within 1 month)
Additional Info.Necessary documents for ordering:
  1. Order form (Japanese / English)
  2. Category I MTA: MTA for distribution with RIKEN BRC (Japanese / English)

BRC mice in Publications

Hamanaka T, Nishizawa K, Sakasegawa Y, Oguma A, Teruya K, Kurahashi H, Hara H, Sakaguchi S, Doh-Ura K.
Melanin or a Melanin-Like Substance Interacts with the N-Terminal Portion of Prion Protein and Inhibits Abnormal Prion Protein Formation in Prion-Infected Cells.
J Virol 91(6) (2017) 28077650