Mouse Strain information
APB ID 159
Added 07/03/2006
Last Edited 11/05/2014
Strain name: STOCK H2k2 Zap70mur/AnuApb
Nickname: Murdoch
Strain designation name: STOCK H2k2 Zap70mur/AnuApb
Strain Types Mutant strain
Genetic Details Chemically induced : ENU
Mode of Inheritance Recessive
1.  Affected Gene Name: Zap70, zeta-chain (TCR) associated protein kinase  
Chromosome 1
Affected Gene Symbol Zap70
Protein expression of altered gene: Nil
Genetic alteration of gene: ENU induced mutation. A⇒T at nucleotide 1190; I366F
Location on chromosome (bp): 36706371-36727362 bp, + strand (From Ensembl annotation of NCBI Build 36)
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Synonyms Zap-70, Srk, TZK
Allele Name Murdoch
Allele Symbol Zap70mur
MGI Allele Accession ID MGI:3614796
Ensembl Gene ID: ENSMUSG00000026117
Transcript ID: ENSMUST00000027291
Transcript name: Zap70-201
bp change: A to T at position 1190 on cDNA
Exon number: 9
Exon ID: ENSMUSE00000448670
cDNA position: 1190
Amino acid change: Isoleucine to Phenylalanine at position 366
Version: NCBI m37, Ensembl build 55
1.  Affected Congenic Gene Name: histocompatibility-2, MHC  
Mutant Construction Technique None
Phenotype Homozygous State Reduced naïve CD4⁺ and CD8⁺ T cells which are hyperactivated, reduced CD4⁺ cells, defect in TCR signal transduction, impaired but not severe response to anti-TCR stimulation, T cell intrinsic defect, Elevated serum levels of IgG2b
Original Genetic Background C57BL/6
Genetic Background Currently Maintained B10.BR x C57BL/6
Strain identification
How is this strain characterised? Genotyping
PCR protocols Murdoch (Mrd)
Murdoch (amplifluor)
Fertility and Strain maintenance
Fertility and Strain maintenance
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General information
Associated IP rights? Yes
Does it Model a Human Condition? Unknown
Applicable Research Areas Immunology and inflammation
  • T cell
  • zap70
  • B cell
  • TCR
  • signalling
  • ENU
Is the strain available in any form to other researchers Yes
APB stock stored as: Cryopreserved sperm (from 12 mice)

APB stock genotyped verified by: The APF
Are live mice available? No
MTA needs to be signed? Yes



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