Low set ears (Lse), a new mutation of the house mouse.
Crosses-Genetic, Ear: ab, ah, em, hi, Eye: ab, Female, Male, Mice, Mice-Mutant-Strains: em, SUPPORT-U-S-GOVT-NON-P-H-S
Anat-Embryol-(Berl). 1986; 175(2):241-6.
A new dominant mutation, low set ears (Lse), in the mouse may be indicative of a mammalian branchial arch syndrome. This developmental anomaly of the external ear is accompanied by eye defects, retarded growth and shortened lifespan. The ear defect can be identified in 13-day embryos. Further studies will determine the effects of the Lse gene on other systems.
Theiler, K and Sweet, H O., " Low set ears (Lse), a new mutation of the house mouse." (1986). Faculty Research 1980 - 1989. 784.
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