Strain information
Strain ID MT70
Strain Name i-4
Strain Type Mutants
Characteristics A quasi-albino phenotype with pale orange-red skin and red-wine-colored eyes. One of the i-locus alleles contains the insertion of the Tol-2 transposable element in the 5th exon of the tyrosinase gene.
Notes The RECIPIENT shall use the BIOLOGICAL MATERIALS only for the purpose of research.
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    • Iida A, Inagaki H, Suzuki M, Wakamatsu Y, Hori H, Koga A. The tyrosinase gene of the i(b) albino mutant of the medaka fish carries a transposable element insertion in the promoter region. Pigment Cell Res. 2004/04.17(2).158-64.
Category Spontaneous mutant strains
Organization National Institute for Basic Biology
Live in NIBB
Deposited by Nagoya University
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