Strain Data Sheet


Strain Information

BRC No.RBRC00191
SpeciesMus musculus
Strain nameGRS/A
Former Common namegrs;
H-2 Haplotype?
ES Cell line
Background strainGRS/A
Appearancealbino [a/a Tyrc/Tyrc]
Strain developmentFormerly called GR/A. Muhlbock 1965 from outbred mice obtained fromGrumbach in Zurich. Imported from Amsterdam, Netherland to Dr. Sakakura T, Aichi Cancer Cetnter Research Institute.
Strain descriptionBreeding females have a high incidence of mammary tumours which are highly hormone-responsive.
Colony maintenance
ReferencesJ. Natl. Cancer Inst., 56, 27-32 (1976). 176379
Int. J. Cancer, 19, 383-390 (1977). 191409
Virology, 142, 278-290 (1985). 2997987
Immunogenetics, 36, 189-194 (1992). 1319398
Mammary tumors in the mouse. (1981).

Health Report

Examination Date / Room / Rack


Gene info
Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter
Mtv2mammary tumor virus locus 218Mtv2<a>present

Ordering Information

Donor DNA
Research applicationCancer Research
Immunology and Inflammation Research
Virology 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.)
DepositorToshitada Takahashi (Aichi Cancer Center)
Strain Statusan icon for Frozen embryosFrozen embryos
Strain AvailabilityRecovered litters from cryopreserved embryos (2 to 4 months)
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

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