Strain Data Sheet



BRC No.RBRC06086
SpeciesMus musculus
Strain nameC57BL/6-Tg(Arc-EGFP/Arc)3Hbto
Former Common nameArc-pro-GFP-Arc Tg mouse
H-2 Haplotype
ES Cell line
Background strain
Strain developmentDeveloped by Hiroyuki Okuno and Haruhiko Bito, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo in 2007. The transgene was injected into the pronuclei of C57BL/6NCrlSlc fertilized eggs.
Strain descriptionArc-EGFP/Arc transgenic mice having a monomeric EGFP and mouse Arc cDNA fusion gene under the control of the Arc promoter.
Colony maintenanceCarrier x Noncarrier [C57BL/6NCrSlc] Tg mice are viable and fertile.
ReferencesCell, 149, 886-898 (2012). 22579289

Health Report

Examination Date / Room / Rack


Gene info
Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter
Arcactivity regulated cytoskeletal-associated proteinUNArc

Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter
EGFPEnhanced Green Fluorescent Protein (Aequorea victoria)UNEGFP

Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter
GHGrowth hormone polyA (Bovine)UNGH


Donor DNAmouse Arc promoter, jellyfish GFP cDNA, mouse Arc cDNA, Bovine Growth Hormone polyA signal[Bacteriophage SP6 promoter was not detected by PCR.]
Research applicationFluorescent 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. Cell, 149, 886-898 (2012).Any use of the Material shall require written pre-approval by the Depositor. None of the provisions of this Agreement should provide for the transfer or licensing of any of the rights concerning the Material, such as ownership rights, copyrights, and the industrial property rights that belong to University of Tokyo or the Depositor. Any project carried out using the Material shall be considered in principle as a collaboration with the Depositor, unless otherwise agreed upon. In the event that new results are obtained from research and development by using the Material, the Recipient shall inform the Depositor immediately of the details of those results. Intellectual property rights arising out of the new results from research and development mentioned will be jointly owned by Depositor and the Recipient. The Depositor and the Recipient shall consult with each other with respect to their respective shares. If the Recipient intends to use the new results from research and development for the purpose of making profit, the Recipient shall immediately inform the Depositor of the details of its intended use and consult with the Depositor how to handle consideration and the like arising from the intended use.
DepositorHaruhiko Bito (The University of Tokyo)
Strain Statusan icon for Frozen embryosFrozen embryos
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Strain AvailabilityRecovered litters from cryopreserved embryos (2 to 4 months)
Cryopreserved sperm (within 1 month)
Cryopreserved embryos (within 1 month)
Additional Info.Mouse of the Month Jul 2014
Necessary documents for ordering:
  1. Order form (Japanese / English)
  2. Category I MTA: MTA for distribution with RIKEN BRC (Japanese / English)
  3. Acceptance of responsibility for living modified organism (Japanese / English)

Genotyping protocol -PCR-

BRC mice in Publications

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