#22 Cardiac actin:GFP [Xla.Tg(actc1b:GFP)Mohun]

Line name: Xla.Tg(actc1b:GFP)Mohun

Synonyms: Cardiac actin:GFP


EXRC line:#22

Non-standard MTA required: no

Transgene description: 580 bp of promoter of the X. laevis Cardiac actin gene driving expression of GFP (variant mt5).

Phenotype: GFP expression in embryonic striated muscle including the heart.

Source lab: Mohun lab

Publication: Latinkic´, S. et. al. (2002) “Distinct Enhancers Regulate Skeletal and Cardiac Muscle-Specific Expression Programs of the Cardiac α-Actin Gene in Xenopus Embryos”. Dev Biol. 245, 57–70.

Species: X. laevis

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Line information can also be found in Xenbase.