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Strain Detail: Swsap1 KO mice

Strain information
Resource No. nbio374
Strain name Swsap1 KO
Strain Nomenclature
Common name/Synonyms
Strain types mutant
Background strain C57BL/6
Institution Lab. of Genome-Chromosome Functions, Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University
Developer Akira Shinohara
Depositor Akira Shinohara
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Animal Health Report
Strain description

Knockout mice for the Swsap1 gene. SWSAP1 is suggested to protect RAD51 filaments by antagonizing the anti-recombinase, FIGNL1 (Ref. 1). This strain is useful for studying DNA repair.

  1. Matsuzaki K, Kondo S, Ishikawa T, and Shinohara A. (2019) Human RAD51 paralogue SWSAP1 fosters RAD51 filament by regulating the anti-recombinase FIGNL1 AAA+ ATPase. Nat Commun 10(1):1407. [PMID:30926776]
Resource information
Cryopreserved sperm In-house Genotype
From other institutions Genotype
Cryopreserved embryo In-house Mating System
From other institutions Mating System
Strain status / Availability Cryopreserved sperm
Cryopreserved embryo
Live animals Only live mice are available (Approx. 2 months).
Gene information
Mutation types knockout
Gene symbol Swsap1
Gene name SWIM type zinc finger 7 associated protein 1
Genotyping information