A knockout mouse resource for the biomedical research community

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The Knockout Mouse Project (KOMP) Repository archives and distributes vectors, embryonic stem cell clones, frozen germplasm, and live mutant mice for 8,500 knockout genes. Here, we describe the creation and functions of the KOMP Repository.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)24-26
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Issue number1
StatePublished - Dec 2011


  • ES cells
  • Gene targeting
  • Genetically altered mice
  • Knockouts

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • History and Philosophy of Science


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