The construct insert is reported to be "Neo555T." Upon arrival at The Jackson Laboratory, these mice had been backcrossed at least 8 generations to C57BL/6 mice.
|Allele Name||targeted mutation 1, Deltagen|
|Allele Type||Targeted (Null/Knockout)|
|Gene Symbol and Name||Insl5, insulin-like 5|
|Strain of Origin||(129X1/SvJ x 129S1/Sv)F1-Kitl+|
|Molecular Note||A bacterial lacZ gene was inserted into the gene such that the endogenous gene promoter drives expression of beta-galactosidase.|
When using the B6.129-Insl5tm1Dgen/J mouse strain in a publication, please cite the originating article(s) and include JAX stock #005819 in your Materials and Methods section.