Service Outline

The core’s mission is to support animal model research endeavors, to advance genetic and reproductive technologies for model creation and preservation, and to serve as a resource for design, development and derivation of customized mouse strains.

The core provides multiple services that fall into four categories: microinjection, ES cells, colony management, and cryopreservation and rederivation. The major services are outlined below.

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An ES cell colony derived from one explanted blastocyst PMEF preparation and ES cell expansion Chimeric mouse production and colony management Mouse embryo isolation and injection