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JAX Tech Talk Episode 41: Let’s Talk Cre-Lox for Neuroscientists (Aug. 10, 2021)

Aug. 10, 2021 - Defining, manipulating, and controlling the spatial and temporal expression of genes is critical for understanding the complex genetic architecture of the nervous system. In this episode, we explore the use of Cre-lox technology to control gene expression in neuronal cell types, cover some caveats of working with these models, and highlight key resources for planning your experiments.

Helpful Resources:

In Vivo Neurobiology Solutions 

Cre Repository 

Allen Brain Atlas Transgenic Characterization 

NIH Neuroscience Blueprint Cre Driver Network