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PICTURES OF MICE


3 Pictures of Mice illustrating the phenotype of different alleles of the Tyrp1 locus

 

Tyrp1 mutant allele (brown)

 

Tyrp1b/Tyrp1b mouse mutant

brown

 

Genetic background:

nonagouti (aa)

 

Picture: Friedrich Beermann

 

 

BAC rescue of Tyrp1 mutation

 

Tyrp1+ rescued BAC transgenic mouse (left) and  Tyrp1b/Tyrp1b mouse mutant brown (right)

 

Genetic background:

nonagouti (aa)

 

Transgenic mouse described in:

Murisier et al.(2006) Dev. Biol.298:644-55

 

Picture: Friedrich Beermann

 

Black (aa), Brown (bb) and Slaty (dct) mouse mutants

 

Nonagouti (black, left), brown ( center above), Slaty (right)

a/a (left) Tyrp1b/Tyrp1b (center)

Dctslt/Dctslt (right)

 

Genetic background:

C57BL/6J

 

Picture: Lynn Lamoreux

 

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