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CMMR Services Summary

For more information about all services, service charges, instructions for ordering and our order forms click the appropriate link adjacent to the service. Additional information about our services and fees can be found in our FAQ sections. For further information please contact us.

Embryo Services

Service Description Details Fees Order
Embryo Cryopreservation
Basic Cryo Requester provides mated 2.5-dpc females from which we collect and cryopreserve all embryos
Speed Cryo Requester provides male mice from which we harvest sperm for IVF to produce embryos for cryopreservation
Annual storage charge Storage of up to 20 straws of embryos in liquid nitrogen  
Embryo Cryorecovery
Embryo Cryorecovery Recovery of frozen embryos from CMMR stock for transfer to pseudopregnant females
Embryo Cryorecovery Receipt and recovery of frozen embryos from another repository for transfer to pseudopregnant females
Embryo Straw Withdrawal of embryo straw from available CMMR mouselines Coming soon

Sperm Services

Service Description Details Fees Order
Sperm Cryopreservation
Sperm Cryopreservation Harvest, assessment and cryopreservation of sperm
In vitro Frozen Sperm QC Evaluation of sperm capacity to fertilize wild-type oocytes and support blastocyst development in vitro after thawing
   
Frozen Sperm QC to Live Born Evaluation of sperm capacity to fertilize wild-type oocytes and generate live born pups after thawing
   
Annual storage charge Storage of up to 20 straws of sperm in liquid nitrogen    
Sperm Cryorecovery
Sperm Cryorecovery Recovery of frozen sperm from CMMR stock for IVF to produce embryos for transfer to pseudopregnant recipients
Sperm Cryorecovery Receipt and recovery of frozen sperm from another repository for IVF to produce embryos for transfer to pseudopregnant recipients
Sperm Straw Withdrawal of sperm straw from available CMMR mouselines

Mouseline Services

Service Description Details Fees Order
Expansion
Speed expansion Harvest of sperm for IVF and embryo transfer to generate large number of age-matched pups
Rescue
Mouseline rescue by IVF Harvest of sperm for IVF and embryo transfer to rescue a mouseline that has reduced or stopped natural breeding

Somatic Tissue & Cells Services

Service Description Details Fees Order
Tissue or sample collection and freeze per sample See CMHD Pathology Core Services
Annual storage charge per aliquot at liquid or vapour phase

Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells & Services

Service Description Details Fees Order
NorCOMM mES Cells
NorCOMM mES cell clone withdrawal Expansion, validation, and shipping of frozen mES cell clone
Genotyping Assay Development
Genotyping Assay Development Primer design, development and testing of simplex PCR assays for wild type and mutant alleles of gene trap or gene targeted insertions at gene of interest

 

 

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