The Purkinje cell degeneration 8 Jackson mutation arose spontaneously in the BALB/cJ inbred strain at The Jackson Laboratory in 2004 and has been maintained on this background through sibling inbreeding ever since.
|Allele Name||Purkinje cell degeneration 8 Jackson|
|Allele Type||Spontaneous (Not Specified)|
|Gene Symbol and Name||Agtpbp1, ATP/GTP binding protein 1|
|Strain of Origin||BALB/cJ|
|Molecular Note||Non-complementation with the Purkinje cell degeneration 3 Jackson mutant proved that these two mutations are allelic.|