Ryukyu mouse

Summary

Alias: ricefield mouse, Mus caroli, Mus caroli Bonhote, 1902, Mus formosanus, Mus formosanus Kuroda, 1925

Top Publications

  1. pmc High prevalence of Rickettsia spp. infections in small mammals in Taiwan
    Chi Chien Kuo
    1 Department of Life Science, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 15:13-20. 2015
  2. ncbi Detection of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Anaplasma bovis in small wild mammals from Taichung and Kinmen Island, Taiwan
    Toshiyuki Masuzawa
    Laboratory of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiba Institute of Science CIS
    Jpn J Infect Dis 67:111-4. 2014
  3. pmc Evolution of the retroviral restriction gene Fv1: inhibition of non-MLV retroviruses
    Melvyn W Yap
    Division of Virology, National Institute for Medical Research, Mill Hill, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Pathog 10:e1003968. 2014
  4. ncbi Functional respiratory chain analyses in murid xenomitochondrial cybrids expose coevolutionary constraints of cytochrome b and nuclear subunits of complex III
    Matthew McKenzie
    Genomic Disorders Research Centre, University of Melbourne Department of Medicine, St Vincent s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Mol Biol Evol 20:1117-24. 2003
  5. ncbi [Visible and "cryptic" segregation of parental chromosomes in embryonic stem hybrid cells]
    I E Pristiazhniuk
    Ontogenez 36:151-8. 2005
  6. ncbi Unequal segregation of parental chromosomes in embryonic stem cell hybrids
    Natalia M Matveeva
    Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Academy of Sciences of Russia, Siberian Branch, Novosibirsk, Russia
    Mol Reprod Dev 71:305-14. 2005
  7. ncbi Development and initial characterization of xenomitochondrial mice
    I A Trounce
    Genomic Disorders Research Centre, and Centre for Neuroscience, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Bioenerg Biomembr 36:421-7. 2004
  8. ncbi Interspecific hybridization induced amplification of Mdm2 on double minutes in a Mus hybrid
    J D Brown
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Cytogenet Genome Res 98:184-8. 2002
  9. pmc Methylation of the mouse hprt gene differs on the active and inactive X chromosomes
    L F Lock
    Mol Cell Biol 6:914-24. 1986
  10. ncbi Evolutionary relationships between laboratory mice and subspecies of Mus musculus based on the genetic study of pancreatic proteinase loci, Prt-1, Prt-2, Prt-3, and Prt-6
    T Watanabe
    Biochem Genet 25:239-51. 1987

Research Grants

  1. CELLULAR ORIGINS OF RAT HEPATIC PRENEOPLASIAS
    Philip Iannaccone; Fiscal Year: 1991
  2. PHOSPHOINOSITIDE HYDROLYSIS AND BETA CELL SECRETION
    Walter Zawalich; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. Molecular Therapy Core Centers
    Arthur Miller; Fiscal Year: 2008

Scientific Experts

  • MICHAEL NACHMAN
  • Hitoshi Suzuki
  • Walter Zawalich
  • Vincent H Gattone
  • ARTHUR D MILLER
  • D Weichenhan
  • Philip Iannaccone
  • Chi Chien Kuo
  • Natalia M Matveeva
  • Melvyn W Yap
  • Toshiyuki Masuzawa
  • Judith D Brown
  • C C Kuo
  • Kang Hoon Lee
  • Kittipong Chaisiri
  • Serge Morand
  • Vincent Herbreteau
  • Kim Blasdell
  • Nariman R Battulin
  • Rachel J O'Neill
  • Oleg L Serov
  • Inna E Pristyazhnyuk
  • Satoko Kaneko
  • Martine Hollyoake
  • I E Pristiazhniuk
  • Kristen K Ford
  • I A Trounce
  • Matthew McKenzie
  • Hsi Chieh Wang
  • Pei Yun Shu
  • Jung Jung Mu
  • J D Brown
  • Ming Jeng Pan
  • Yoshiyuki Uchishima
  • Scott A Ellis
  • Nobuhiro Takada
  • Emily Colbeck
  • Jonathan P Stoye
  • Yoshihiro Okamoto
  • Takashi Fukui
  • Teruki Kadosaka
  • Win Chaeychomsri
  • David G Greenhalgh
  • Vanessa Piccuillo
  • Jindawan Siruntawineti
  • T E Lin
  • Ri Na You
  • J L Huang
  • H C Wang
  • Alexis Ribas
  • Kiho Cho
  • Sathaporn Jittapalapong
  • Philippe Buchy
  • Ake Lundqvist
  • Jean Francois Cosson
  • Bounneuang Douangboupha
  • Yannick Chaval
  • Jean Pierre Hugot
  • Anna A Vasilkova
  • Veniamin S Fishman
  • R C Karn
  • Kazuo Moriwaki
  • Kazuyuki Mekada
  • Yoko Satta
  • Ikuko Aki
  • Kaoru Tsuda
  • Naoyuki Takahata
  • A G Menzorov
  • R Duncan Campbell
  • Austin Smith
  • Anna Vasilkova
  • Alexander G Shilov
  • S A Temirova
  • Symbat A Temirova
  • Jennifer A Mack
  • A A Kruglova
  • N M Matveeva
  • Begoña Aguado
  • O L Serov
  • Alexey G Menzorov
  • C A Cassar
  • C L Donegan
  • R L Howell
  • C A Ingraham
  • C A Lerner
  • K Takeda
  • M McKenzie
  • D A Dunn
  • W K Pogozelski
  • C A Pinkert

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. pmc High prevalence of Rickettsia spp. infections in small mammals in Taiwan
    Chi Chien Kuo
    1 Department of Life Science, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 15:13-20. 2015
    ..6%), followed by Suncus murinus (20.6%) and Mus caroli (10.6%)...
  2. ncbi Detection of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Anaplasma bovis in small wild mammals from Taichung and Kinmen Island, Taiwan
    Toshiyuki Masuzawa
    Laboratory of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiba Institute of Science CIS
    Jpn J Infect Dis 67:111-4. 2014
    A total of 138 animals from 7 species (Apodemus agrarius, Bandicota indica, Crocidura suaveolens, Mus caroli, Mus formosanus, Rattus losea, and Suncus murinus) captured in Taichung, located in central Taiwan, and Kinmen Island, an island ..
  3. pmc Evolution of the retroviral restriction gene Fv1: inhibition of non-MLV retroviruses
    Melvyn W Yap
    Division of Virology, National Institute for Medical Research, Mill Hill, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Pathog 10:e1003968. 2014
    ..The Fv1s from Mus spretus and Mus caroli were found to restrict equine infectious anemia virus (EIAV) and feline foamy virus (FFV) respectively, ..
  4. ncbi Functional respiratory chain analyses in murid xenomitochondrial cybrids expose coevolutionary constraints of cytochrome b and nuclear subunits of complex III
    Matthew McKenzie
    Genomic Disorders Research Centre, University of Melbourne Department of Medicine, St Vincent s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Mol Biol Evol 20:1117-24. 2003
    ..m. domesticus estimated at 2 to 12 Myr before present. Species used were Mus spretus, Mus caroli, Mus dunni, Mus pahari, Otomys irroratus, and Rattus norvegicus...
  5. ncbi [Visible and "cryptic" segregation of parental chromosomes in embryonic stem hybrid cells]
    I E Pristiazhniuk
    Ontogenez 36:151-8. 2005
    ..was studied in 20 interspecific hybrid clones obtained by fusion of Mus musculus embryonic stem cells with Mus caroli splenocytes...
  6. ncbi Unequal segregation of parental chromosomes in embryonic stem cell hybrids
    Natalia M Matveeva
    Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Academy of Sciences of Russia, Siberian Branch, Novosibirsk, Russia
    Mol Reprod Dev 71:305-14. 2005
    ..generated by fusion of Mus musculus embryonic stem (ES) cells with fibroblasts or splenocytes of DD/c mice or Mus caroli. As a control for in vitro evolution of tetraploid karyotype we used a set of hybrid clones obtained by fusion ..
  7. ncbi Development and initial characterization of xenomitochondrial mice
    I A Trounce
    Genomic Disorders Research Centre, and Centre for Neuroscience, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Bioenerg Biomembr 36:421-7. 2004
    ..We created xenomitochondrial ES cell cybrids by fusing Mus spretus (MS), Mus caroli (MC), Mus dunni (Mdu), or Mus pahari (MP) mitochondrial donor cytoplasts and rhodamine 6-G treated CC9.3...
  8. ncbi Interspecific hybridization induced amplification of Mdm2 on double minutes in a Mus hybrid
    J D Brown
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Cytogenet Genome Res 98:184-8. 2002
    ..Stable, non-mosaic dm were previously found in tissues of a 16.5-day Mus Musculus x Mus Caroli hybrid (Graves, 1984)...
  9. pmc Methylation of the mouse hprt gene differs on the active and inactive X chromosomes
    L F Lock
    Mol Cell Biol 6:914-24. 1986
    ..cell lines established from a female embryo derived from a mating of two species of mouse, Mus musculus and Mus caroli. The results revealed two regions of differential methylation in the mouse hprt gene...
  10. ncbi Evolutionary relationships between laboratory mice and subspecies of Mus musculus based on the genetic study of pancreatic proteinase loci, Prt-1, Prt-2, Prt-3, and Prt-6
    T Watanabe
    Biochem Genet 25:239-51. 1987
    ..m. molossinus) and Korean (M.m. yamashinai) wild mice. PRT-6B was detected only in Mus spicilegus and Mus caroli, but all other mice including wild populations and laboratory strains showed PRT-6A...
  11. pmc Identification of a group of Mus dunni endogenous virus-like endogenous retroviruses from the C57BL/6J mouse genome: proviral genomes, strain distribution, expression characteristics, and genomic integration profile
    Kang Hoon Lee
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis and Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, 2425 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Chromosome Res 20:859-74. 2012
    ..Interestingly, the Mus caroli/EiJ's amplicon was somewhat larger than the others, coinciding with a substantial phylogenetic distance between ..
  12. ncbi Diversity of gastrointestinal helminths among murid rodents from northern and northeastern Thailand
    Kittipong Chaisiri
    Department of Helminthology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:21-8. 2012
    ..6%) and the nematode Syphacia muris (8.6%). The GI helminthic infection rates were highest in Mus caroli (81.8%), Mus cervicolor (76.5%), Leopoldamys edwardsi (75.0%), Bandicota indica (71...
  13. doi Detection of Rickettsia spp. and host and habitat associations of fleas (Siphonaptera) in eastern Taiwan
    C C Kuo
    Research and Diagnostic Centre, Centres for Disease Control, Taipei, Taiwan
    Med Vet Entomol 26:341-50. 2012
    ..Of 2048 small mammals trapped in eastern Taiwan, Apodemus agrarius Pallas (24.5%) and Mus caroli Bonhote (24.4%) (both: Rodentia: Muridae) were the most abundant, and M...
  14. doi Rodent-borne hantaviruses in Cambodia, Lao PDR, and Thailand
    Kim Blasdell
    Virology Unit, Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Ecohealth 8:432-43. 2011
    ..6% with antibodies detected in several rodent species (Bandicota indica, B. savilei, Maxomys surifer, Mus caroli, M. cookii, Rattus exulans, R. nitidius, R. norvegicus, and R. tanezumi)...
  15. doi Retroelement demethylation associated with abnormal placentation in Mus musculus x Mus caroli hybrids
    Judith D Brown
    Diagnostic Genetic Sciences Program, Department of Allied Health Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269 2131, USA
    Biol Reprod 86:88. 2012
    ..determine the causes of the placental defects observed in crosses between two species of mouse, Mus musculus and Mus caroli. M. musculus × M...
  16. ncbi Genome comparison in the genus Mus: a study with B1, MIF (mouse interspersed fragment), centromeric, and Y-chromosomal repetitive sequences
    Y Nishioka
    Department of Biology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Cytogenet Cell Genet 50:195-200. 1989
    Using four repetitive sequences, we compared DNAs isolated from Mus caroli, M. cookii, M. hortulanus, M. musculus, M. pahari, M. saxicola, and M. spretus. Except for B1, these probes showed species-specific hybridization patterns...
  17. ncbi Recent evolutionary origin of the expression of the glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) in lens epithelial cells. A molecular and genetic analysis of various mouse species
    S Boyer
    Biochimie des Antigènes, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 10:159-66. 1991
    ..GFAP(+) phenotype) while it is absent in Mus spretus, Mus caroli and Mus cooki species (L.GFAP(-) phenotype)...
  18. ncbi Molecular characterization and acute phase expression of the multiple Mus caroli alpha 1-acid glycoprotein (AGP) genes. Differences in glucocorticoid stimulation and regulatory elements between the rat and mouse AGP genes
    K R Prowse
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263
    J Biol Chem 265:10201-9. 1990
    In this study, we have analyzed alpha 1-acid glycoprotein (AGP) production in the wild mouse strain Mus caroli to assess whether the stimulation of AGP by inflammatory mediators has been conserved during rodent evolution and to determine ..
  19. pmc Molecular genetics of androgen-inducible RP2 gene transcription in the mouse kidney
    C Rheaume
    Department of Biology, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208
    Mol Cell Biol 9:477-83. 1989
    ..g., Mus hortulanus and Mus caroli), induction ranges from none to about two- to fourfold...
  20. doi Allelic expression and DNA methylation profiles of promoters at the parental Oct4 and Nanog genes in Mus musculus ES cell/Mus caroli splenocyte hybrid cells
    Nariman R Battulin
    Department of Developmental Genetics, Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Academy of Sciences of Russia, Siberian Branch, Novosibirsk, Russia
    Cell Tissue Res 337:439-48. 2009
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  21. pmc Identification of the myelin protein plasmolipin as the cell entry receptor for Mus caroli endogenous retrovirus
    A Dusty Miller
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Virol 82:6862-8. 2008
    The Asian wild mouse species Mus caroli harbors an endogenous retrovirus (McERV) that is closely related to but distinct from the endogenous retrovirus family defined by the Mus dunni endogenous virus and the Mus musculus endogenous ..
  22. pmc Origin and evolution of processed pseudogenes that stabilize functional Makorin1 mRNAs in mice, primates and other mammals
    Satoko Kaneko
    Department of Biosystems Science, Graduate University for Advanced Studies SOKENDAI, Hayama, Kanagawa, Japan
    Genetics 172:2421-9. 2006
    ..However, Mus caroli in the cervicolor species group expresses not only Makorin1-p1, but also another older Makorin1-derived ..
  23. ncbi Multiple independent pseudogene derivations indicate increased instability of the Mdm2 locus in Mus caroli
    Kristen K Ford
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Mol Biol Rep 32:95-101. 2005
    ..We have isolated processed pseudogenes for Mdm2 in Mus caroli DNA, likely formed from independent events in different individuals...
  24. ncbi NKp30 (NCR3) is a pseudogene in 12 inbred and wild mouse strains, but an expressed gene in Mus caroli
    Martine Hollyoake
    MRC Rosalind Franklin Centre for Genomics Research formerly MRC UK HGMP Resource Centre, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Mol Biol Evol 22:1661-72. 2005
    ..mouse inbred and wild strains and discovered that NKp30 is a pseudogene in every mouse strain sequenced except Mus caroli where two single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) abolished the premature stop codons...
  25. pmc Extensive movement of LINES ONE sequences in beta-globin loci of Mus caroli and Mus domesticus
    N C Casavant
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27514
    Mol Cell Biol 8:4669-74. 1988
    ..To distinguish between these two models, we cloned and characterized two embryonic beta-globin haplotypes from Mus caroli and compared them with those of M. domesticus...
  26. ncbi Temporal, spatial, and ecological modes of evolution of Eurasian Mus based on mitochondrial and nuclear gene sequences
    Hitoshi Suzuki
    Laboratory of Ecology and Genetics, Graduate School of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 0810, Japan
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 33:626-46. 2004
    ..terricolor and Mus fragilicauda (probably also Mus famulus); (2) a Mus cervicolor Species Group, also including Mus caroli and Mus cookii; and (3) a Mus musculus Species Group, also including Mus macedonicus, Mus spicilegus, and Mus ..
  27. ncbi An amino acid change in the DNA-binding region of Sry, found in Mus musculus domesticus and other species, does not explain C57BL/6J-YDOM sex-reversal
    P E Graves
    Steele Memorial Children s Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Arizona, Tucson 85724
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 185:310-6. 1992
    ..for Isoleu at position 61 was found in Sry from the Y chromosome of Mus musculus domesticus, Mus spretus, and Mus caroli. We demonstrate that this variation is not sufficient to explain the gradiation in the sex-reversal seen when ..
  28. ncbi Golden: a novel coat color mutant in the wild mouse Mus caroli
    S G Grant
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Roswell Park Memorial Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263
    J Hered 79:151-4. 1988
    We identified a spontaneous pigmentation mutant in the wild mouse species Mus caroli. Mutant mice exhibit a golden coat color on the agouti background, easily distinguishable from the darker wild type...
  29. ncbi The renal glomerulus and vasculature in 'aggregation' chimeric mice
    Vincent H Gattone
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Nephron 90:267-72. 2002
    ..kidneys were developed by aggregating the cells from 4- to 8-cell embryos from Mus musculus with ones from Mus caroli and implanting the aggregated embryos into pseudopregnant hosts [Goldowitz D: Neuron 1989;3:705-713]...
  30. ncbi Insulin secretion and IP levels in two distant lineages of the genus Mus: comparisons with rat islets
    W S Zawalich
    Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, Connecticut 06536, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 280:E720-8. 2001
    ..of two different Mus geni, the laboratory mouse (Mus musculus) and a phylogenetically more ancient species (Mus caroli), were measured and compared with the responses of islets from rats (Rattus norvegicus)...
  31. ncbi Reduced nucleotide variability at an androgen-binding protein locus (Abpa) in house mice: evidence for positive natural selection
    R C Karn
    Department of Biological Sciences, Butler University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 16:1192-7. 1999
    ..m. domesticus, Mus musculus musculus, Mus musculus castaneus, Mus spretus, Mus spicilegus, and Mus caroli revealed that the ratio of nonsynonymous substitutions to synonymous substitutions on a per-site basis (Ka/Ks) ..
  32. ncbi Y chromosome variation of mice and men
    M W Nachman
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 15:1744-50. 1998
    ..Intraspecific variation within Mus domesticus was compared with divergence between M. domesticus and Mus caroli for Sry, a region 5' to Sry, and four X-linked genes, Hprt, Plp, Amg, and Glra2...
  33. ncbi Structure and expression of the murine Sp100 nuclear dot gene
    D Weichenhan
    Institut fur Biologie, Medizinische Universitat zu Lubeck, Germany
    Genomics 43:298-306. 1997
    ..The present study describes the structure and expression of the murine Sp100 gene. In the species Mus caroli, Sp100 consists of 17 exons that are distributed over a range of 52 kb...
  34. ncbi Evolutionary origins of retroposon lineages of Mhc class II Ab alleles
    C C Lu
    Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, JHMHC, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610 0275, USA
    Immunogenetics 43:115-24. 1996
    ..Lineage 1 and 2 were detected in a variety of Mus species, including Mus caroli, indicating that these lineages diverged more than 2 million years ago...
  35. ncbi Species-specific changes in regulatory elements of mouse haptoglobin genes
    S Pajovic
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263
    J Biol Chem 269:2215-24. 1994
    ..Using primary hepatocyte cultures, we show that in Mus caroli, as in rat, IL-1 and IL-6 are stimulatory, whereas in M. domesticus, as in humans, IL-1 response is diminished...

Research Grants3

  1. CELLULAR ORIGINS OF RAT HEPATIC PRENEOPLASIAS
    Philip Iannaccone; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..2) Subcutaneous fibrosarcomas are being induced in Mus musculus (-) Mus caroli interspecific chimeras...
  2. PHOSPHOINOSITIDE HYDROLYSIS AND BETA CELL SECRETION
    Walter Zawalich; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These aims will be accomplished by using sound principles of experimentation and employing isolated islets that retain their in vivo sensitivity to glucose. ..
  3. Molecular Therapy Core Centers
    Arthur Miller; Fiscal Year: 2008
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