Nevada Transgenic Center

chimeric mice in researcher's hand

Available Services

  • Blastocyst Microinjections
  • Pronuclear Injections
  • IVF Recovery Procedures
  • Embryo Cryopreservation
  • Embryo Cryorecovery
  • Embryo Transfer for Re-Derivation
  • Colony Management and Recordkeeping
  • Tissue Biopsy and Genotyping
  • Breeding Schemes and Optimizing Performance

The Nevada Transgenic Center (NTC) at the University provides support to Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) facilities and all its associated academic departments, as well as outside entities, for laboratory mouse embryo manipulations, embryonic stem cell manipulations, mouse breeding, and cryopreservation/cryorecovery of mouse strains. New projects are welcomed from all interested investigators. Please contact Animal Resources for current-year pricing of the listed technical services.

This resource strictly adheres to all guidelines set forth by the Institute for Laboratory Animal Research of the National Research Council (2011) in the care and use of laboratory animals. The University, inclusive of the NTC, is fully accredited by AAALAC International and holds Animal Welfare Assurance No. D16-00311 (A3500-01) with the U.S. Public Health Service.

Contact Us

Contact Nevada Transgenic Center

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557

Phone (775) 784-4874