StarD5 Knock-out Mouse

Cat. #154034

StarD5 Knock-out Mouse

Cat. #: 154034

Sub-type: Mouse

Availability: 6-8 weeks

Disease: Heart disease

Model: Knock-Out

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Inventor: Gregorio Gil

Institute: Virginia Commonwealth University

Tool Details
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Tool Details


  • Tool name: StarD5 Knock-out Mouse
  • Research fields: Drug development;Tissue-specific biology
  • Tool sub type: Mouse
  • Disease: Heart disease
  • Model: Knock-Out
  • Description: StarD5 protein is knocked out in the entire mouse to study the effects of disrupting pathways associated with cholesterol and resultant pathological conditions.
  • Production details: The StarD5 knock-out mouse was produced by designing a guide RNA to create a double-strand cleavage upstream of the ATG start site. Pups were obtained, screened and sequenced. Heterozygous male and female mice were crossed to generate homozygous StarD5 knock-out mice.

Target Details

  • Target: StarD5