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congenic

(kənˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
(Genetics) genetics (of inbred animal cells) genetically identical except for a single gene locus
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Screening for pain phenotypes: analysis of three congenic mouse strains on a battery of nine nociceptive assays.
Clinical chemistry of congenic mice with quantitative trait loci for predicted responses to Trypanosoma congolense infection.
The disease characteristics of different strains of scrapie in Sine congenic mouse lines: implications for the nature of the agent and host control of pathogenesis.
Congenic mapping of alcohol and pentobarbital withdrawal liability loci to a <1 centimorgan interval of murine chromosome 4: Identification of Mpdz as a candidate gene.
The ADRA2A locus is associated with impaired insulin granule docking and reduced [beta]-cell exocytosis in congenic GK (Goto-Kakizaki) rats (65).
Centimorgan-range one-step mapping of fertility traits using interspecific recombinant congenic mice.
interval-specific congenic strains) to narrow relatively large QTL intervals to regions of less than 1 centiMorgan (cM) containing only a few genes.
The study was conducted in congenic mice that were naturally lean and later in mice that had PRCP removed.
Focusing on comparisons and usefulness of the animal models, the chapters describe a variety of research avenues, such as modeling cognitive and degenerative disorders in fruit flies, congenic mouse strains for candidate disease gene identification in complex traits, nonhuman primate models for AIDS, and animal models of prostate cancer.
2:30 USE OF RECOMBINANT CONGENIC MOUSE STRAINS FOR ANALYSIS OF DIABESITY, Edward H.