Stock 129S6.129P2(Cg)-Fgfr3<tm1.1Aomw>/AomwH

FESA Number


Strain Name


Mutation Strain Type

Mutation Type Mutation Subtype Strain Type
IMSR - Targeted mutation IMSR - mutant strain


Institution name Depositor / Originator Name
University of Oxford Originator Retained
University of Oxford Depositor Retained

Gene/Allele Information

Allele Name Allele MGI ID Gene Name Gene MGI ID Chromosome
Fgfr3<tm1.1Aomw> MGI:3831364 Fgfr3 MGI:95524 5

Phenotypic Description

All homozygous males, some homozygous females and some heterozygous males develop an abnormal skull phenotype sometimes with malocclusion, and may be smaller in size. The phenotype is not fully penetrant. Refer to publication for further information: PMID:19086028.

Orphanet Disorders

OrphaNet ID Name Url
15 Achondroplasia
429 Hypochondroplasia
794 Saethre-Chotzen syndrome
2 343 Isolated cloverleaf skull syndrome
1 555 Cutis gyrata - acanthosis nigricans - craniosynostosis
1 860 Thanatophoric dysplasia type 1
2 363 Lacrimo-auriculo-dento-digital syndrome
251 576 Gliosarcoma
251 579 Giant cell glioblastoma
35 099 Isolated brachycephaly
35 098 Isolated plagiocephaly
53 271 Muenke syndrome
93 262 Crouzon syndrome - acanthosis nigricans
93 274 Thanatophoric dysplasia type 2
85 164 Camptodactyly - tall stature - scoliosis - hearing loss
85 165 Severe achondroplasia - developmental delay - acanthosis nigricans


Displaying 1 - 4 of 4 Stock Publications
Pubmed ID Authors Title Journal
22016144 Laurita J The Muenke syndrome mutation (FgfR3P244R) causes cranial base shortening associated with growth plate dysfunction and premature perichondrial ossification in murine basicranial synchondroses. Dev Dyn (2 011) 240:2584-96
24145799 Mansour SL Genetic rescue of Muenke syndrome model hearing loss reveals prolonged FGF-dependent plasticity in cochlear supporting cell fates. Genes Dev (2 013) 27:2320-31
18818193 Mansour SL Hearing loss in a mouse model of Muenke syndrome. Hum Mol Genet (2 009) 18:43-50
19086028 Twigg SR Skeletal analysis of the Fgfr3(P244R) mouse, a genetic model for the Muenke craniosynostosis syndrome. Dev Dyn (2 009) 238:331-42

Orphanet Categories

Rare developmental defect during embryogenesis
Rare bone disease
Rare eye disease
Rare oncologic disease
Rare skin disease
Rare odontologic disease
Rare otorhinolaryngologic disease
Rare neurologic disease




For more information or to order stocks, Contact us