QTL CodeAlcw3 PARC Alias Alcw3 MGI AliasAlcw3
Drug Alcohol Phenotype Acute Alcohol Withdrawal
Assay Area under the curve for handling-induced convulsions 2-12h after 4 g/kg ethanol injection
Chromosome11Peak 20 Range16-28
Max Range (Mb)34.7 - 55.9 Min Range (Mb)34.9 - 55.6 StatusSignificant
LOD score4.1 p value1e-05 Sex Specific
Strains Tested BXD RI, B6D2 F2, HAW/LAW Increaser AlleleD2 Dominance
Comments Mb intervals based on D1D2 SNP mapping
Contact Person K. Buck Last Updated 2007-04-04 13:11:51


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