Strain Data Sheet


Strain Information

BRC No.RBRC00040
TypeSpontaneous Mutation
SpeciesMus musculus
Strain nameC;B6 a-Kit<W-sh>/Rbrc
Former Common nameC;B6-a/a・B/B-W Sh/+, Sash black, B6C3-W Sh/+ (black)
H-2 Haplotype
ES Cell line
Background strain
Appearanceblack eyed, white coat, affected [Sh homo]
white spot [Sh hetero]
Strain developmentC57BL/6-WSh/+ was gifted from Dr. Yukihiko Kitamura, Osaka University to Dr. Kusakabe M, RIKEN Tsukuba Institute.
Strain descriptionHomozygotes are viable, males are sterile. Sash semidominannt
Colony maintenance
ReferencesBlood, 15, 1448-1453 (1992). 1381627
Blood, 94, 2658-2666 (1999). 10515869
Development, 118, 705-717 (1993). 7521281
Blood, 83, 3509-3516 (1994). 7515715
Am. J. Pathol., 167, 835-848 (2005) 16127161

Health Report

Examination Date / Room / Rack


Gene info
Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter

Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter
Kitkit oncogene5Kit<W-Sh>sash

Ordering Information

Donor DNA
Research applicationDevelopmental Biology Research
Specific Term and ConditionsNo specific terms and conditions. (The DEPOSITOR waives its own rights under any patents, intellectual property, or other proprietary rights with respect to the results to be obtained by use of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE.)
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)

Genotyping protocol -PCR-

BRC mice in Publications

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