MouseCre
Mouse Cre and CreERT2 zoo

Mouse Cre and CreERT2 zoo Strain ordering

The PHENOMIN Mouse Cre strains are cryopreserved as frozen embryos and/or sperm. The kind of material that is specifically available can be known upon request at PHENOMIN-ICS
A rederivation service is also provided on demand.

Once a request of interest is received, you will be contacted by email within two weeks to give you an up-to date availability of the requested line. Please visit the PHENOMIN Repository listing.

Kind of material Quantity Delivery time1 Fees2
Frozen embryos3 50 embryos 4 weeks 1600€
Frozen sperm3,4 2 straws 4 weeks 1600€
Rederivation of mice from frozen stock3 3-4 mice 4-6 months 3200€

1) From the time when all paperwork is in place.

2) In addition customers have to cover all the shipping costs.

3) The default archival and distribution material is heterozygous.

4) Only recommended for customers who have IVF capability.

PHENOMIN fees

PHENOMIN charges €1100 EX VAT for frozen material and €2400 EX VAT for live mice. These service fees enable PHENOMIN to recover costs and to maintain a sustainable distribution service. In addition to these fees customers have to cover all the shipping costs.

Kind of materials & delivery times

The default archival and distribution material is heterozygous material.

Frozen material or live mice that are maintained on shelf can be shipped within four weeks. Rederivation of mice from frozen stock usually takes four to six months.

In general, service requests will not be processed until a fully executed MTA has been received and a purchase order has been provided by the customer. More details on the restrictions, on PI and on the distribution is available upon request (). Therefore please note that the delivery times given above represent the time period between the date when all paperwork is in place and the date of shipment.

The frozen material provided will be sufficient for two IVF or embryo transfer sessions. For embryos, an additional straw with wild-type C57BL6/N embryos is included for Quality Control & transfer training purposes.

If live mice are ordered, PHENOMIN will ship 3-4 mice. PHENOMIN can offer breeding services to e.g. generate cohorts of homozygous mutants. A quote for such a service is available upon request.

PHENOMIN screens and distributes mice in accordance with FELASA protocols