Mouse Cryorecovery

JAX successfully cryorecovers over 2,500 strains/year and is capable of recovering private strains cryopreserved and stored at The Jackson Laboratory for reinitiation of projects or for collaborators.

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JAX has extensive experience collecting and cryopreserving large numbers of mouse germoplasm, as well as proven experience cryorecovering a diverse set of mouse research strains. We successfully cryorecover over 2,500 strains from mouse sperm and embryo annually for researchers around the world.

Sperm Cryorecovery Service

If you used our Sperm Cryopreservation Service or our Sperm Cryo Kit to cryopreserve your strains, we can produce live mice for you in as little as nine weeks.*

Key benefits

  • Recovery is completed within nine to 12 weeks
  • Standard recovery yields an average of 10 or more pups
  • All mice produced are specified and opportunistic pathogen free shipped with a comprehensive health report

Capabilities

  • JAX protocols developed and used by The Jackson Laboratory scientists, who are pioneers in cryopreservation and cryorecoverytechnology
  • Larger cohorts can be economically produced from strains with high fertilization rates through our Speed Expansion Service
  • Production of cryopreserved embryos from cryopreserved sperm

Pricing

  • Standard Recovery for most strains: $1,650 (varies with background, fertilization rate, and quantity desired)

* If you need to have cryopreserved mouse sperm recovered that was not frozen by JAX or our Sperm Cryo Kit, please contact us and we will evaluate it for feasibility and cost.

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Embryo Cryorecovery Service

With our unparalleled expertise in embryo handling, transfer, and recovery, our Reproductive Sciences team performs more than 12,000 embryo transfers annually.

Key benefits

  • Recovery is completed within nine to 12 weeks
  • Standard recovery yields an average of 10 or more pups
  • SOPF mice are produced and shipped with a comprehensive health report
  • Pioneering expertise in embryo handling, transfer, and recovery

Capabilities

  • Standard recovery involves transfer of up to 30 embryos into two pseudopregnant females
  • Genotyping available at additional cost

Pricing

  • Most strains: $1,550 for up to 30 embryos transferred
  • Inquire about scaled recoveries