2022-210 – A Transgenic Rabbit Model of Dravet Syndrome

Transgenic large animal modelModel of developmental and epileptic encephalopathy
  • Transgenic large animal model
  • Model of developmental and epileptic encephalopathy

Website:

https://umich.flintbox.com/technologies/A714F004F753466CA1755F748C7068AF

Advantages:

First transgenic large animal model of Dravet syndrome, which has abnormal cardiac excitability as a component

Rabbits are better models of human cardiac pathologies than mice

Potential Applications:

Research animal model

Contact Information:

Name: John Corthell

Email: corthell@umich.edu

Phone: 734-763-1019