Mouse Genetics Core Services
UCSF ES Cell Targeting Core
The UCSF ES Cell Targeting Core provides high-quality ES cell services shown below to all UCSF investigators as well as external investigators.
- ES cell targeting
- Expansion of targeted ES cells from outside repositories
- Chromosome counts
- Preparation of ES cells for microinjection
Gladstone Transgenic Gene Targeting Core
The Gladstone Transgenic Gene targeting core injects either DNA or ES cells to create genetically modified mouse models.
- Microinjection of DNA
- Microinjection of ES cells
Contact: Junli Zhang (firstname.lastname@example.org)
UCSF Rederivation Core
The core creates new mice by embryo transfer in order to prevent the potential for transmission of pathogens.
UCSF Cryopreservation and Resuscitation Core
The core will cryopreserve sperm and embryo and, on request, resuscitate them to re-create mouse lines.