Fluorescence of GFP was observed mainly in lens and trunk (see reference 1).

Developer: Masato Kinoshita (Kyoto Univ.)

Promotor Gene: medaka beta-actin promotor

Fluorescent: GFP

Recipient Strain: outbred orange-red medaka


1) Kinoshita M, Yamauchi M, Sasanuma M, Ishikawa Y, Osada T, Inoue K, Wakamatsu Y, Ozato K. A transgene and its expression profile are stably transmitted to offspring in transgenic medaka generated by the particle gun method Zool Sci, 20, 869-875 (2003)

2) Yamauchi M, Kinoshita M, Sasanuma M, Tsuji S, Terada M, Morimyo M, Ishikawa Y. Introduction of a foreign gene into medakafish using the particle gun method. J Exp Zool, 287, 285-293 (2000)

Stock: Live fish (100<), frozen sperm

Distribution: possible