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24 Pictures of Mice illustrating the phenotype of different alleles of the Tyr locus

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla allele

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla allele

Tyrc-ch/Tyrc-ch

 

Genetic background:

Tyrc-ch/Tyrc-ch

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

Tyrosinase albino and wild-type alleles

 

Tyrosinase albino and wild-type alleles

Tyrc/Tyrc  (left) Tyr+/Tyr+ (right)

 

Genetic background:

albino outbred NMRI

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

Tyrosinase albino and wild-type alleles

 

Tyrosinase albino and wild-type alleles

Tyrc/Tyrc  (left) Tyr+/Tyr+ (right)

 

Genetic background:

albino outbred NMRI

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

 

Tyrosinase albino allele

 

Tyrosinase albino allele

Tyrc/Tyrc

 

Genetic background:

albino outbred NMRI

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

 

Tyrosinase wild-type allele

 

Tyrosinase wild-type allele ("Agouti colour")

Tyr+/Tyr+

 

Genetic background:

129S1:129X1

(R1 ES cell derived mice)

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla-mottled allele

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla-mottled allele

Tyrc-m/Tyrc-m

 

Genetic background:

Tyrc-m/Tyrc-m

Origin: MRC Harwell, UK

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla mottled allele

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla-mottled allele

Tyrc-m/Tyrc-m

 

Genetic background:

Tyrc-m/Tyrc-m

Origin: MRC Harwell, UK

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla mottled and extreme dilution mottled alleles

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla mottled and extreme dilution mottled alleles

Tyrc-m/Tyrc-m  (left) Tyrc-em/Tyrc-em (centre)

 Tyrc-em/Tyrc (right)

 

Genetic background:

Tyrc-m/Tyrc-m, Tyrc-em/Tyrc-em, Tyrc-em/Tyrc

Origin: MRC Harwell, UK

 

Picture included in: Lavado et al. JBC (2005) 280(6): 4817-24

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

Tyrosinase extreme dilution mottled allele

 

Tyrosinase extreme dilution mottled allele

Tyrc/Tyrc (left, albino) Tyrc-em/Tyrc-em (centre)

 Tyrc-em/Tyrc (right)

 

Genetic background:

albino outbred NMRI, Tyrc-em/Tyrc-em, Tyrc-em/Tyrc

Origin: MRC Harwell, UK

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

Tyrosinase extreme dilution mottled allele

 

Tyrosinase extreme dilution mottled allele

Tyrc/Tyrc (left, albino) Tyrc/Tyrc-em (right)

 

Genetic background:

albino outbred NMRI, , Tyrc-em/Tyrc

Origin: MRC Harwell, UK

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

Tyrosinase extreme dilution mottled allele

 

Tyrosinase extreme dilution mottled allele

Tyrc-em/Tyrc-em

 

Genetic background:

Tyrc-em/Tyrc-em

Origin: MRC Harwell, UK

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla mottled allele

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla-mottled allele

Tyrc-m/Tyrc-m

 

Genetic background:

Tyrc-m/Tyrc-m

Origin: MRC Harwell, UK

 

Picture: Lluis Montoliu

 

 

Tyrosinase "h" (himalayan) allele

 

Tyrosinase himalayan allele

Tyrc-h/Tyrc-h (right)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, left)

 and C57BL/6J (centre)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Friedrich Beermann/Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase albino "a" allele

 

Tyrosinase acromelanic allele

Tyrc-a/Tyrc-a (centre)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, right)

 and C57BL/6J (left)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Friedrich Beermann/Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase albino "e" allele

 

Tyrosinase extreme dilution allele

Tyrc-e/Tyrc-e (centre)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, right)

 and C57BL/6J (left)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Friedrich Beermann/Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase albino "44" allele

 

Tyrosinase albino 44 Harwell (dark eyed) allele

Tyrc-44H/Tyrc-44H (centre)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, left)

 and C57BL/6J (right)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Friedrich Beermann/Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase "h" (himalayan) allele

 

Tyrosinase himalayan allele

Tyrc-h/Tyrc-h (left)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, right)

 and C57BL/6J (centre)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase "ch" (chinchilla) allele in nonagouti background

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla allele

Tyrc-ch/Tyrc-ch (right)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, left above)

 and C57BL/6J (centre)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase "p" (platinum) allele

 

Tyrosinase platinum allele

Tyrc-p/Tyrc-p (left)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, center)

 and C57BL/6J (right)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase albino "44H" Harwell allele

 

Tyrosinase albino 44 Harwell (dark eyed) allele

Tyrc-44H/Tyrc-44H

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase "m" (chinchilla mottled) allele in nonagouti background

 

Tyrosinase chinchilla mottled allele

Tyrc-m/Tyrc-m (left above)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, left below)

 and C57BL/6J (right)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase albino "e" allele

 

Tyrosinase extreme dilution mottled allele

Tyrc-em/Tyrc-em (centre)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, right)

 and C57BL/6J (left)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase albino "em" allele

 

Tyrosinase extreme dilution allele

Tyrc-e/Tyrc-e (centre)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, left behind)

 and C57BL/6J (right)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Lynn Lamoreux

 

 

Tyrosinase acromelanic allele

 

Tyrosinase acromelanic allele

Tyrc-a/Tyrc-a (centre)

Also shown: Tyrc-2j (albino, left)

 and C57BL/6J (right)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Lynn Lamoreux

 

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