129 Mice

129 Mice

129 Mice Details

Developed by Dr. L.C. Stevens from The Jackson Laboratory. During the 1970s, Dr. Stevens introduced this line to the Pasteur Institute of Paris in the laboratory of Dr. J.L. Guenet. Charles River France acquired this strain in August 1996. The strain was renamed 129S2 in 1999 after the revision of the international nomenclature.

Note: We also offer the 129-Elite Mouse with a VAF/Elite® health profile (bred in US) and the 129-SOPF Mouse with a SOPF health profile (bred in France).

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Ideal For
Transgenic/knockout model development, large number of unmyelinated axons in lumbar motor roots

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Please email us at [email protected] to request a health report for this model.

For additional information, including pricing details, please visit the 129 mouse page on the Vital River Laboratories website.