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Strain: W-Tg(Thy1-COP4/YFP*)4Jfhy

Symbol: W-Tg(Thy1-COP4/YFP*)4Jfhy
Strain: W-Tg(Thy1-COP4/YFP*)4
Substrain: Jfhy
RGD ID: 8552315
Citation ID: RRID:RGD_8552315
Ontology ID: RS:0003733
Previously known as: W-TChR2V4; W-Tg(Thy1.2-ChR2Venus)4Jfhy; NBRP Rat No: 0685
Type: transgenic
Source: National BioResource Project for the Rat in Japan
Origin: The transgenic rats were established by injection of transgene consisting of ChR2 and Venus fused transgene driven by the Thy-1.2 promoter into Wistar rat fertile eggs.
Coat Color: albino
Inbred Generations: F10
Last Known Status: Cryopreserved Sperm
Research Usage Ophthalmology; Otorhinology


References - curated
# Reference Title Reference Citation
1. Strains registered by the National Bio Resource Project for the Rat in Japan Personal Communication with NBRP
2. RGD Strain RSO annotation pipeline RGD Automated Pipelines


Additional Information

RGD Curation Notes
Note Type Note Reference
strain_characteristics Thy-1.2 activated cells in these strains can express ChR2-Venus fused protein and seem to have a sensitivity to the light. 1302502
strain_reproduction Good breeding performance. 1302502