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CKM  -  creatine kinase, muscle

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  • We have utilized the benefits of an optimized tet-on system and a modified muscle creatine kinase (MCK) promoter to generate a skeletal muscle-specific, doxycycline (Dox) controlled over-expression system in transgenic mice [1].


  1. Tetracycline-inducible system for regulation of skeletal muscle-specific gene expression in transgenic mice. Grill, M.A., Bales, M.A., Fought, A.N., Rosburg, K.C., Munger, S.J., Antin, P.B. Transgenic Res. (2003) [Pubmed]
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