Revision of ELaI-VMP1 from Thu, 2011-03-24 19:32

Strain: 

C57BL/6

Description: 

Transgenic mouse in which the pancreas acinar-cell-specific elastase promoter drives VMP1-EGFP expression. The transgene cassette contains the acinar-specific control region (-500 to +8) from the rat elastase I gene and the human growth hormone 3-untranslated region (+500 to +2657) ligated to rat VMP1-EGFP. 

Model type: 

Transgenic

Genetic background: 

C57BL/6

Original strain: 

C57BL/6 x DBA2+TG and C57BL/6

Number of backcrossed generations: 

10.00

Source: 

Ropolo et al., J. Biol. Chem. 282:37124-37133 (2007); Grasso et al., J. Biol. Chem. 286:8308-8324 (2011).