Useful Publications

Artwohl JE, Purcell JE, Fortman JD. (2008) The use of cross-foster rederivation to eliminate murine norovirus, Helicobacter spp., and murine hepatitis virus from a mouse colony. J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci. 47(6):19-24.  

Byers,S.L., Payson,S.J., and Taft,R.A. (2006). Performance of ten inbred mouse strains following assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs). Theriogenology 65, 1716-1726.  

Capecchi MR  (2005) Gene targeting in mice: Functional analysis of the mammalian genome for the twenty-first century. Nat Rev Genet 6:507–512.  

Critser,J.K. and Mobraaten,L.E. (2000). Cryopreservation of murine spermatozoa. ILAR. J. 41, 197-206.  

Fedorov,L.M., Haegel-Kronenberger,H., and Hirchenhain,J. (1997). A comparison of the germline potential of differently aged ES cell lines and their transfected descendants. Transgenic Res. 6, 223-231.  

Fedorov,L.M., Tyrsin,O.Y., Krenn,V., Chernigovskaya,E.V., and Rapp,U.R. (2001). Tet-system for the regulation of gene expression during embryonic development. Transgenic Res. 10, 247-258.  

Freundlieb,S., Baron,U., Bonin,A.L., Gossen,M., and Bujard,H. (1997). Use of tetracycline-controlled gene expression systems to study mammalian cell cycle. Methods Enzymol. 283, 159-173.  

Fray MD, Pickard AR, Harrison M, Cheeseman MT. (2008) Upgrading mouse health and welfare: direct benefits of a large-scale rederivation program. Lab Anim. 42:127-39.  

Giraldo,P. and Montoliu,L. (2001). Size matters: use of YACs, BACs and PACs in transgenic animals. Transgenic Res. 10, 83-103.

Gondo,Y. (2008). Trends in large-scale mouse mutagenesis: from genetics to functional genomics. Nat. Rev. Genet. 9, 803-810.  

Gordon,J.W., Scangos,G.A., Plotkin,D.J., Barbosa,J.A., and Ruddle,F.H. (1980). Genetic transformation of mouse embryos by microinjection of purified DNA. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 77, 7380-7384.  

Jaenisch,R. and Mintz,B. (1974). Simian virus 40 DNA sequences in DNA of healthy  adult mice derived from preimplantation blastocysts injected with viral DNA. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 71, 1250-1254.

Kühn R, Schwenk F, Aguet M, Rajewsky K. (1995) Inducible gene targeting in mice. Science. 2691427-9.  

Lallemand,Y. and Brulet,P. (1990). An in situ assessment of the routes and extents of colonisation of the mouse embryo by embryonic stem cells and their descendants. Development 110, 1241-1248.  

Li,M.W., Willis,B.J., Griffey,S.M., Spearow,J.L., and Lloyd,K.C. (2009). Assessment of three generations of mice derived by ICSI using freeze-dried sperm. Zygote. 17, 239-251.  

Longo L, Bygrave A, Grosveld FG, Pandolfi PP. (1997) The chromosome make-up of mouse embryonic stem cells is predictive of somatic and germ cell chimaerism. Transgenic Res. 6 :321-8.  

Mahabir E, Bulian D, Needham J, Schmidt J. (2009)  Lack of transmission of mouse minute virus (MMV) from in vitro-produced embryos to recipients and pups due to the presence of cumulus cells during the in vitro fertilization process. Biol Reprod. 81:531-8.  

Moustafa,L.A. and Brinster,R.L. (1972). Induced chimaerism by transplanting embryonic cells into mouse blastocysts.J. Exp. Zool. 181, 193-201.  

Nagy,A., Rossant,J., Nagy,R., Bramow-Newerly,W., and Roder,J.C. (1993). Derivation of completely cell culture-derived mice from early-passage embryonic stem cells. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 90, 8424-8428.  

Oakley,D.J., Iyer,V., Skarnes,W.C., and Smedley,D. (2011). BioMart as an integration solution for the International Knockout Mouse Consortium. Database. (Oxford), bar028.  

Palmiter,R.D. and Brinster,R.L. (1985). Transgenic mice. Cell 41, 343-345.  Porteus MH, Carroll D (2005) Gene targeting using zinc finger nucleases. Nat Biotechnol 23:967–973.  

Prosser,H.M., Koike-Yusa,H., Cooper,J.D., Law,F.C., and Bradley,A. (2011). A resource of vectors and ES cells for targeted deletion of microRNAs in mice. Nat. Biotechnol. 29, 840-845.  

Ringwald,M., Iyer,V., Mason,J.C., Stone,K.R., Tadepally,H.D., Kadin,J.A., Bult,C.J., Eppig,J.T., Oakley,D.J., Briois,S. et al. (2011). The IKMC web portal: a central point of entry to data and resources from the International Knockout Mouse Consortium. Nucleic Acids Res. 39, D849-D855.  

Schonig,K., Schwenk,F., Rajewsky,K., and Bujard,H. (2002). Stringent doxycycline dependent control of CRE recombinase in vivo. Nucleic Acids Res. 30, e134.  

Schoonjans,L., Kreemers,V., Danloy,S., Moreadith,R.W., Laroche,Y., and Collen,D. (2003). Improved generation of germline-competent embryonic stem cell lines from inbred mouse strains. Stem Cells 21, 90-97.

Srinivas,S., Watanabe,T., Lin,C.S., William,C.M., Tanabe,Y., Jessell,T.M., and Costantini,F. (2001). Cre reporter strains produced by targeted insertion of EYFP and ECFP into the ROSA26 locus. BMC. Dev. Biol. 1, 4.  

Sztein,J.M., Farley,J.S., and Mobraaten,L.E. (2000). In vitro fertilization with cryopreserved inbred mouse sperm. Biol. Reprod. 63, 1774-1780.  

Takahashi,H. and Liu,C. (2010). Archiving and distributing mouse lines by sperm cryopreservation, IVF, and embryo transfer. Methods Enzymol. 476, 53-69.  

Thomas,K.R. and Capecchi,M.R. (1987). Site-directed mutagenesis by gene targeting in mouse embryo-derived stem cells. Cell 51, 503-512.  

Tucker,K.L., Wang,Y., Dausman,J., and Jaenisch,R. (1997). A transgenic mouse strain expressing four drug-selectable marker genes. Nucleic Acids Res. 25, 3745-3746.  

Van Keuren,M.L., Gavrilina,G.B., Filipiak,W.E., Zeidler,M.G., and Saunders,T.L. (2009). Generating transgenic mice from bacterial artificial chromosomes: transgenesis efficiency, integration and expression outcomes. Transgenic Res. 18, 769-785.  

Van Keuren ML, Saunders TL. (2004) Rederivation of transgenic and gene-targeted mice by embryo transfer. Transgenic Res. Aug;13(4):363-71.  

Vergara,G.J., Irwin,M.H., Moffatt,R.J., and Pinkert,C.A. (1997). In vitro fertilization in mice: Strain differences in response to superovulation protocols and effect of cumulus cell removal. Theriogenology 47, 1245-1252.  

Wakayama,T. and Yanagimachi,R. (1998). Development of normal mice from oocytes injected with freeze-dried spermatozoa. Nat. Biotechnol. 16, 639-641.  

Wang,X. (2009). Cre transgenic mouse lines. Methods Mol. Biol. 561, 265-273. Whittingham,D.G., Leibo,S.P., and Mazur,P. (1972). Survival of mouse embryos frozen to -196 degrees and -269 degrees C. Science 178, 411-414.  

Wood,S.A., Allen,N.D., Rossant,J., Auerbach,A., and Nagy,A. (1993). Non-injection methods for the production of embryonic stem cell-embryo chimaeras. Nature 365, 87-89.