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ra0003p008 | (1) | SRF2016

Generation of GFP transgenic cynomolgus monkeys

Seita Yasunari , Tsukiyama Tomonori , Iwatani Chizuru , Tsuchiya Hideaki , Matsushita Jun , Ema Masatsugu

Introduction: Nonhuman primates are considerered valuable human disease models. There are not many reports about transgenic monkey and especially no report about GFP cynomolgus monkey. Here, we report for the first time generation of whole body GFP expressing cynomolgus monkey.Methods: We constructed a lentiviral vector carries GFP under control CAG promoter. To generate a transgenic cynomolgus monkey expressed GFP uniformly, we compared injection timing...