i-4

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.
Please note that we will use OK-Cab (MT830) for artificially insemination with frozen sperm of this strain.
Journal
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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
Frozen sperm in NIBB
Deposited by Nagoya University
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