Strain Information

Name ET507   View On Wormbase
Species C. elegans
Genotypedaf-16(mu86) I; cki-2(ok2105) II; glp-1(ar202) III.
DescriptionTemperature-sensitive. Maintain at 15C. Animals form germline tumors that prevent fertility at restrictive temerature (25C). This is the first strain reported to be used for the isolation of germ cells for in vitro culture. This strain allows germ cells to remain viable for longer periods than other tumorous mutant strains tested. Reference: Chaudhari SH, et al. Dev Cell. 2016 Jul 11;38(1):33-46.
MutagenNo mutagen
Made byEdward T. Kipreos
Laboratory ET
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