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Strain Detail: GM1sy mice

Strain information
Resource No. nbio015
Strain name GM1sy
Strain Nomenclature
Common name/Synonyms
Strain types mutant
Background strain C57BL/6NCr Slc
Institution National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition (NIBIOHN)(formerly, National Institute of Infectious Diseases)
Developer Junichiro Matsuda
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Animal Health Report
Strain description

GM1sy mice are transgenic mice harboring mouse GM1/GA1 synthase (β-1,3-galactosyltransferase) gene. These mice produce ganglioside GM1 in the liver, whereas C57BL/6 mice do not.

Resource information
Cryopreserved sperm In-house Genotype Tg/+
From other institutions Genotype
Cryopreserved embryo In-house Mating System
Genotype Tg/+
Medium EFS40
From other institutions Mating System
Strain status / Availability Cryopreserved sperm Within 1 month
Cryopreserved embryo Within 1 month
Live animals Approx. 2 months
Gene information
Mutation types transgenic
Gene symbol B3galt4
Gene name beta-1,3-galactosyltransferase 4
Genotyping information