#4 PAX6 GAL4 [Xla.Tg(pax6:Gal4-GFP)Amaya]

Line name: Xla.Tg(pax6:Gal4-GFP)Amaya

Synonyms: PAX6 GAL4


EXRC line: #4

Non-standard MTA required: No

Transgene description: 3.6kb paired box 6 promoter driving a Gal4-GFP fusion sequence. Pax 6 promoter and 5’UTR GenBank accession number AY048575. REMI

Phenotype: Green fluorescence in the developing eye and nervous system. When crossed with UAS lines, will activate the reporter/effector gene in cells that normally express pax6.

Source lab: Amaya lab

Publication: Hartley, K., Nutt, S. and Amaya, E. (2002) “Targeted gene expression in transgenic Xenopus using the binary Gal4-UAS system”. PNAS (USA) 99: 1377-1382.

Species: X. laevis

Background strain:



Colour morph: Pigmented

Line information can also be found in Xenbase.