Strain information
Strain ID MT7
Strain Name b
Strain Type Mutants
Characteristics All melanophores are colorless.
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.
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    • Fukamachi S, Shimada A, Shima A. Mutations in the gene encoding B, a novel transporter protein, reduce melanin content in medaka. Nat. Genet. 2001/08.28(4).381-5.

      Shimada A, Fukamachi S, Wakamatsu Y, Ozato K, Shima A. Induction and characterization of mutations at the b locus of the medaka, Oryzias latipes. Zool. Sci. 2002/04.19(4).411-7.

      Kelsh RN, Inoue C, Momoi A, Kondoh H, Furutani-Seiki M, Ozato K, Wakamatsu Y. The Tomita collection of medaka pigmentation mutants as a resource for understanding neural crest cell development. Mech. Dev. 2004/07.121(7-8).841-59.
Category Spontaneous mutant strains
Organization National Institute for Basic Biology
Frozen sperm in NIBB
Deposited by Nagoya University
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