Rederivation of mouse line and thawing embryos
Rederivation of mouse line
(production of donor and recipient mice, isolation of embryos, transfer of oocytes into the oviduct of pseudopregnant recipient mice, health test of born offspring, keeping offspring up to weaning)
Delivery of a minimum of 2 transgenic mice
The pricing policy might be modified with time according to what extent the running costs of the TAF will be partly covered by the revenues. The pricing indicated above will apply to the TAF academic partners (FBM and CHUV). However, if capacity permits, the TAF could also offer its services to private companies and biotech firms in the area. In this case, access to the TAF service for non-academic users will be charged at higher rate, which will be determined according to the type of service provided.
This procedure takes embryos that have been frozen for a period of time and replaces them in a mouse uterus after they have been thawed.