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Technologies Available for Licensing

PPARd transgenic mice (Marathon Mouse- PPARd-VP16-Tg under alpha-skeletal actin promoter; aP2-PPARd-VP16-Tg mice also available)

Inventors: Ronald Evans
Potential Uses: Regulation of muscle fiber type and increased running edurance, Obesity resistance

Salk No: T09005
Patent Status:
Publications: Non-confidential description(MarathonMouse.pdf) PLoS Biology (2004) 2(10/e294) Cell (2003) 113:159-170
License Terms:
Contact: For more information about licensing these models please contact Michelle Booden, Ph.D., Director of Licensing, 858.453.4100 x1612,

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