NBRP Rat No: 0235 Strain NameSD-Tg(CAG-EGFP)4Osb Commmon Name: SD-Tg(CAG-EGFP)CZ-004Osb, Green rat, SD-Tg(CAG-EGFP)
 Principal Investigator  Masaru Okabe
 Organization   Osaka University 
 Address  3-1, Yamadaoka, Suita

565-0871 Osaka

 Telephone  06-6879-8375  Fax:  06-6879-8376  okabe@gen-info.osaka-u.ac.jp
 Inbred Generations    
 Coat Color
 Deposition Status
 albino (c)
  Embryo      Sperm      Live Animals
 Usage Restrictions  The recipient of BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE shall obtain a prior written consent on use of it from the DEPOSITOR.
The recipient is requested to submit a material transfer agreement form to the bailer. (http://idngs2.gen-info.osaka-u.ac.jp/MTA/RatG004.pdf) 
 Genetic Status   Inbred   Segregating   Congenic   Consomic    Recombinant 
  Coisogenic   Spont. Mutant    Transgene   Ind. Mutant    Others 
 Comercial Availability  Available at Japan SLC Inc. 
 Research Category   Diabetes Obesity    Neurobiology    Ophthalmology    Dentistry    Cardio- Hypertension 
  Oncology   Metabolism   Otorhinology    Immunology    Infectious Disease
  Osteology    Internal Medicine   Dermatology   Reproduction    Development
  Behavior    Hematology    Urology   Pharmacology   Others 
  Control Strains   Reporter gene Strains  
 Gene GFP: Green Fluorescent Protein, jellyfish
 Origin This transgenic strain was established by Japan SLC, Inc. 
 Strain Characteristics This transgenic strain carries the enhanced green fluorescent protein (EGFP) gene driven by ubiquitous CAG promoter. 
 Breeding Conditions Same as wild-type individuals. 
 Genotyping <a href="http://www.anim.med.kyoto-u.ac.jp/nbr/documents/PCR_Gene/transgenic Rat protocol of genotyping(EGFP)170412.pdf">Genotyping protocol for EGFP</a>
 References  Okabe M, Ikawa M, Kominami K, Nakanishi T, Nishimune Y.
'Green mice' as a source of ubiquitous green cells.
FEBS Lett. 1997 May 5;407(3):313-9.