#40 FLK-1:GFP [Xla.Tg(kdr:GFP)Mead]

Line name: Xla.Tg(kdr:GFP)Mead

Synonyms: FLK-1-GFP


EXRC line: #40

Non-standard MTA required? No

Transgene description: 2.5 kb X. laevis flk-1 promoter sequence driving eGFP with the first intron downstream as enhancer ( ~3.5kb). Made with Sleeping Beauty transposon system.

Phenotype: GFP expression in vascular endothelial cells.

Source lab: Mead lab (via Amaya lab)

Publication: Doherty, J. et. al. (2007) “A flk-1 Promoter/Enhancer Reporter Transgenic Xenopus laevis Generated Using the Sleeping Beauty Transposon System: An In Vivo Model for Vascular Studies”. Dev. Dyn. 236:2808–2817.

Species: X. laevis

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Line information can also be found in Xenbase.