Strain Data Sheet
Data update: Jul 19, 2019
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RBRC No. RBRC01272  
Type Spontaneous Mutation   wks
Species Mus musculus  
Strain name BALB/c-elap/Rbrc  
Former Common name elap mouse  
H-2 Haplotype No Data  
Background strain BALB/c  
 1 Appearance albino  
Genotype A/A b/b c/c  
Strain development Developed by Dr. Sunao Aso at Chemical Inspection and Testing Iinstitute, Japan.  
Strain description Eye lens aplasia. Autosomal recessive mutation which arose in the BALB/c breeding colony. Homozygous mutant mice for eye lens aplasia have microphthalmia, aphakia, absence of the anterior chamber, dystrophy of the cornea and vitreous body, and retinal disorganization.  
Colony maintenance Sibling Mating
Homozygous mutant mice are viable and fertile.  
Health Report
Gene Details
Promoter No Data  
 1 Symbol elap  
Symbol name eye lens aplasia  
Chromosome 2  
Common name lap  
Symbol description No Data  
References Exp Anim. 2001 Jan;50(1):97-8.
Lab Anim Sci. 1995 Feb;45(1):41-6.
Teratology. 2000 Apr;61(4):262-72.
The eye lens aplasia (elap) maps to mouse chromosome 2.
The eye lens aplasia (elap) maps to mouse chromosome 2.
The eye lens aplasia (elap) maps to mouse chromosome 2.
The eye lens aplasia (elap) maps to mouse chromosome 2.
Research applications Cancer Research,
Cell Biology Research  
Specific Term and Conditions The following terms and conditions will be requested by the DEPOSITOR.
In publishing the research results to be obtained by use of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE, an acknowledgment to the DEPOSITOR is requested.  
Additional information
 1 No Data  
 2 Genotyping protocol <PCR>  
Depositor Aso, Sunao (Chemicals Evaluation and Research Institute, Japan.)  Aso, Sunao 
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