Stock Tg(OvPrP)EM52

FESA Number

1980

Strain Name

Tg(OvPrP)EM52

Mutation Strain Type

Mutation Type Mutation Subtype Strain Type
IMSR - Transgenic IMSR - unclassified

Attribution

Institution name Depositor / Originator Name
Veterinary Laboratories Agency Originator Retained
Veterinary Laboratories Agency Depositor Retained

Phenotypic Description

Overexpression of transgenic ovine PrPC in brain and other tissues in order to confer increased susceptibility to TSE diseases compared to wild-type mice. The Tg(OvPrP)EM52 line is hemizygous for the transgene.

Publications

EMMA ID

EM:02615

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