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GMC - German Mouse Clinic


German Mouse Clinic

GMC - German Mouse Clinic


German Mouse Clinic


New link between iron deficiency in pancreatic cells and diabetes

The role for iron in the pathogenesis of diabetes is on debate. While the consequences of excess iron in β-cell function and survival are established,...


Mouse Model mimics the most important features of rare methylmalonic aciduria

In a collaborative effort, scientists from the University of Zurich and the German Mouse Clinic investigated the potential of a new mouse model for...


News regarding the claudin family member 12 and blood-brain barrier integrity

In a collaborative study, scientists from the University of Bern and the German Mouse Clinic investigated the impact of the claudin family member 12...


New rationale for NOX4/5 inhibitors for neuroprotective strategy after stroke

Ischemic stroke is a predominant cause of disability worldwide. The thrombolytic or mechanical occlusion has to be removed immediately to supply the...


Novel finding: Mutation in the X-linked Ftsj1 gene caused not only intellectual disability in mice and men, but affects also additional organ systems

Intellectual disability (ID) is a major developmental disorder and currently it was estimated to affect around 1% of the population at average. The...

Phenotype your mouse model


  1. Systemic, comprehensive phenotyping in 14 different disease areas
  2. Customized primary phenotypic screening in specific areas of interest (e.g. behavior, neurology and neuropathology)


  1. Hypothesis-driven phenotypic analysis using environmental challenges
  2. Combining environmental challenges


  1. Systemic analysis of compounds and drugs

View results of mutant lines

View the results of mutant mouse lines in the GMC phenomap.

How primary mouse phenotyping leads to novel insights for human health

Mouse phenotyping helps to better understand human diseases. Read more how systemic primary screening of mouse mutants uncovers unexpected new gene functions.

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