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Summary Attributions Transgene

Line Name: Xla.Tg(nkx2-5b:GFP)Mohun

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Synonym: Nkx2-5:GFP, Nkx2-5::GFP
Species: Xenopus laevis
Background Strain: Unknown
Colour Morph: unknown
Phenotype Description: GFP expression in heart precursor/early heart field, mesoderm, pharyngeal endoderm, spleen.
Breeding Type: UNKNOWN
Description: 8 kb of promoter of the X. laevis nkx2-5 gene driving expression of GFP (variant mt5). Mohun Lab Plasmid #2147. Contact Tim Mohun for the sequence as it differs from the published NCBI AF283102. The promoter of the second laevis Nkx2-5 allele was used here. It proved stronger than the original published one (Sparrow et al 2000 Dev. Biol. 227, p65 to p79.).
Lab of Origin: Mohun Lab
Line Type: Transgenic
MTA Required: Yes
Public: Yes
RRID: NXR_0.0030
Catalogue number: EXRC RRID tbd
Vendor Availability:
     NXR (US) Yes, order
     EXRC (Europe) Yes, order
     NBRP (Japan) No


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