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Strain Detail: L-PGDS-KO mice

Strain information
Resource No. nbio422
Strain name L-PGDS-KO
Strain Nomenclature
Common name/Synonyms
Strain types mutant
Background strain C57BL/6J
Institution Center for Supporting Pharmaceutical Education, Daiichi University of Pharmacy
Developer Yoshihiro Urade
Depositor Yoshihiro Urade
Conditions of distribution The user must cite the reference (Ref. 1) provided by the depositors when publishing the research results. contact us
Animal Health Report
Strain description

Lipocalin-type PGD synthase (L-PGDS)-deficient mice (mice in which exons 2-5 of L-PGDS were replaced with a neomycin-resistant gene).

  1. Eguchi N, Minami T, Shirafuji N, Kanaoka Y, Tanaka T, Nagata A, Yoshida N, Urade Y, Ito S, and Hayaishi O. (1999) Lack of tactile pain (allodynia) in lipocalin-type prostaglandin D synthase-deficient mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96(2):726-30. [PMID:9892701]
Resource information
Cryopreserved sperm In-house Genotype homozygous
Medium Fertiup
From other institutions Genotype
Cryopreserved embryo In-house Mating System homozygous sperm x C57BL/6J Jcl
Genotype heterozygous
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 knockout
Gene symbol Ptgds (L-PGDS)
Gene name prostaglandin D2 synthase (brain)
Genotyping information