Xtr.atp7amZimml kaleidoscope

Line name: Xtr.atp7amZimml

Synonyms: kaleidoscope, kalmh18

RRID: EXRC_6005


Non-standard MTA required: Yes


Mutated gene: ATPase copper transporting alpha

Phenotype: Retinal epithelium pigmentation is variegated, melanocytes reduced, head cartilage defects. Model for Menkes disease.

Type of mutation: ENU-induced splicing mutation which deletes the 125 C-terminal amino acids.

Source lab: Zimmerman

Species: X. tropicalis