i (i-1)

Strain information
Strain ID MT67
Strain Name i (i-1)
Strain Type Mutants
Characteristics A complete albino phenotype. Linked to ci. This mutant fish contains a 1.9-kb insertion of a transposable element (Tol1) in the 1st exon of the tyrosinase gene.
Notes The RECIPIENT shall use the BIOLOGICAL MATERIALS only for the purpose of research.
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    • Koga A, Hori H. Albinism due to transposable element insertion in fish. Pigment Cell Res. 1997/12.10(6).377-81.

      Koga A, Iida A, Hori H, Shimada A, Shima A. Vertebrate DNA transposon as a natural mutator: the medaka fish Tol2 element contributes to genetic variation without recognizable traces. Mol. Biol. Evol. 2006/07.23(7).1414-9.

      Fukamachi S, Asakawa S, Wakamatsu Y, Shimizu N, Mitani H, Shima A. Conserved function of medaka pink-eyed dilution in melanin synthesis and its divergent transcriptional regulation in gonads among vertebrates. Genetics 2004/11.168(3).1519-27.

      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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