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Stock IDSD02757
Strain Namec∆TWI1 WG7-pms-1
SpeciesT. thermophila
Genetic Descriptionwi1[∆::neo3]/twi1[∆::neo3] (?)
MAC Knockins/outsTWI1 knockout but assorted to pm-s
MIC Knockins/outsNeo3 into TWI1, homozygous
Gene of InterestTWI1 (TTHERM_01161040)
OriginKaz Mochizuki
PublicationsMochizuki K, Fine NA, Fujisawa T, Gorovsky MA. 2002. Analysis of a piwi-related gene implicates small RNAs in genome rearrangement in tetrahymena. Cell 110(6):689-99.
CommentsHomozygous homokaryon of TWI1 KO. neo3 was deleted and assorted to pm-s, can mate with c∆TWI1 -5-neos-1-2

From the Gorovsky lab, University of Rochester. This strain has been cataloged by the Stock Center but not thawed.
Research Resource IdentifierTSC_SD02757
Requires MTA?No
Academic cost $45