JAX® Speed Congenic Service

Producing genetically well-defined congenic mouse strains of high health status in record time, our full-service speed congenics program combines breeding and genetic analysis in one package to allow the most rapid, cost-effective production of congenic research mice. Whether you are interested in enhancing the phenotype or improving the vigor of a mouse disease model, our speed congenics service will quickly provide you with the congenic model of your choice so you can execute your research plan.


Speed Congenics includes

  • this bar graph shows the time savings when using speed congenic vs. traditional congenicStrain importation and rederivation
  • Genotyping
  • Genome-wide SNP scanning
  • Breeding

Key benefits

  • Quick: 15-18 months vs. 30-36 months using traditional backcrossing methods
  • Saves you time and resources by having us do the breeding and genome scanning
  • Delivers mice that re of high health status, genetically well-defined

 

 

Speed Congenic Service Project Quote form

If you plan to do your own breeding, please refer to our Genome Scanning Service instead.

Pricing

Please Note: This service INCLUDES breeding.
If you plan to do your own breeding, please refer to our Genome Scanning Service instead.

$27,000 Projects for mice already in a Breeding Services colony or a JAX® Mice strain
$30,200* Projects with strains not presently housed at JAX

* For standard speed congenic projects; please inquire to receive pricing for customized projects.

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    or 1-207-288-5845 (from any location)

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