Norwegian Transgenic Center (NTS)
NTS is a core facility specializing in advanced transgene technology.
From the left: Shaista Khan, Knut Tomas Dalen and Ingunn Jermstad. Photo: Gunnar F. Lothe, UiO.
Our services are available to all Norwegian research groups.
What can we do for you?
- We offer expertise within the area of preimplantation mouse embryo manipulations. This includes, but is not restricted to, creating new transgenic lines, rederivations and cryopreservation.
- We also give advice on colony management including breeding strategies, biopsy sampling and DNA analysis.
- We can offer a number of well established techniques and we are also interested in developing new techniques with our collaborators.
- The staff represents more than 30 years of experience in small animal models.
A full list of services is found here.
Information about running projects with us is found here.
The regional core facility “Transgenic animals and phenomics” at Helse Sør-Øst is an integral part of NTS.