Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Genetic Medicine

Strains of Mice Successfully Cryopreserved

The follow is a list of mouse strains that have been successfully cryopreserved by our facility since 2008.

As EmbryosAs Sperm
Inbred/hybrid strainsInbred/hybrid strains
  • C57BL/6
  • C57BL/6 mixed background
  • B6(Cg)-Tyrc-2J/J (albino B6)
  • B6SJLF1 (& B6:SJL)
  • FVB
  • B6D2
  • DBA (& DBA:B6)
  • 129 substrains
    • 129S1/SvImJ
    • 129S6/SvEvTac
    • 129P2/OlaHsd
    • 129x1/SvJ
  • 129:B6
    • B6129SF1
    • B6129PF1
  • 129:B6 mix (3 or more strains)
  • C57BL/6
  • C57BL/6 mixed background
  • B6(Cg)-Tyrc-2J/J (albino B6)
  • B6SJLF1 (& B6:SJL)
  • FVB
  • B6D2
  • DBA
  • BALB/c
  • C3H (& (C3H X C57))
  • SJL
  • 129 substrains
    • 129S1/SvImJ
    • 129S6/SvEvTac
    • 129P2/OlaHsd
    • 129x1/SvJ
  • 129:B6
  • 129:B6 mix (3 or more strains)
Outbred strainsOutbred strains
  • Swiss Webster
  • ICR/CD1
  • ICR/CD1