B6 Albino Mouse

B6N-Tyrc-Brd/BrdCrCrl
Inbred
B6 Albino Mouse
B6 Albino Mouse
B6 Albino Mouse

B6 Albino Mouse Details

Received by NCI from Dr. Allan Bradley at Baylor College of Medicine in 2000. The B6 albino strain is a spontaneous albino mutant coisogenic C57BL/6 strain. The mice contain a mutation in the tyrosinase gene, and when homozygous for the mutation the coat color of the mice is albino rather than black. To Charles River in 2009 from NCI.

Coat Color
White (albino)

MHC Haplotype
H2b

Strain Code
493

Ideal For
Creation of chimeras with B6N-derived embryonic stem cells