Strain Data Sheet



BRC No.RBRC05672
TypeSpontaneous Mutation Congenic
SpeciesMus musculus
Strain nameB6;Cg-Oca2<p-cas>/1Nga
Former Common nameB6-p<cas>/R, B6.Cg-Oca2<p-cas>/R, p-cas-BL
H-2 Haplotype
ES Cell line
Background strain
Strain developmentDeveloped by Akira Ishikawa, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Science, Nagoya University in 2012.
Strain descriptionB6JJcl congenic strain having a pink-eyed dilution derived from Mus mucsculus castaneous mice. The strain does not show progressive darkening of the eyes and coat hair with aging.
Colony maintenanceHomozygote x Homozygote Homozygous mice are viable and fertile.
ReferencesJ. Darmatol. Sci., 80, 203-211 (2015). 26475433
Exp. Anim., 64(2): 207-220 (2015). 25739360
Exp. Anim., 44, 347-351 (1995). 8575552

Health Report

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Gene info
Gene symbolGene nameChr.Allele symbolAllele nameCommon namesPromoter
Oca2oculocutaneous albinism II7Oca2<p-cas>pink-eyed dilution castaneus


Donor DNA
Research applicationDermatology Research
Sensorineural Research
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. Experimental Animals, 64(2): 207-220 (2015).In publishing the research results to be obtained by use of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE, an acknowledgment to the DEPOSITOR is requested. For profit use of the BIOLOGICAL RESSOURCE, the RECIPIENT must contact with the Intellectual Property Office, Nagoya University to obtain a prior written consent.
The RECIPIENT agrees to use this BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE as a collaboration with DEPOSITOR. The availability of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE is limited to a RECIPIENT of a not-for profit organization for a not-for-profit research. The RECIPIENT agrees to use the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE only for scientific research for publishing paper(s). Prior to requesting the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE, the RECIPIENT must obtain approval from the DEPOSITOR using the Approval Form. RECIPIENT must contact the DEPOSITOR in the case of application for any patents or commercial use based on the results from the use of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE.
DepositorAkira Ishikawa (Nagoya University)
Strain Statusan icon for Frozen spermFrozen sperm
Strain AvailabilityRecovery and QC required prior to distribution
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)

BRC mice in Publications

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