Gene Type (TgH/TgN/BAC) Reporter Reference available from/ in use by Website of the lab
Cre-Lines          
Astrocytes          
Aldh1l1-CreERT2 BAC / Winchenbach et al., 2016  Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine, Göttingen, Germany Dr. Gesine Saher
      https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/
pmc/articles/PMC5265728/
Dr. Gesine Saher  
          Research Group
 ’Cholesterol in the nervous system’
          Department of
Neurogenetics
          Max-Planck-Institute of
Experimental Medicine
          Hermann-Rein-Str. 3
          37075 Göttingen
          Phone: +49-551-3899-751
          Fax: +49-551-3899-758
          E-mail: saher@em.mpg.de
Aldh1l1-Cre BAC   Tien AC, 2012;                  
PMID: 22675209
Jackson Lab (Stock No: 023748); 
Nathaniel Heintz
 
Aldh1l1-Cre/ERT2 BAC   unpublished Jackson Lab (Stock No: 029655);    Baljit S Khakh http://www.physiology.ucla.edu/faculty/khakh.html
Neurons (development)          
Emx1-IRES-Cre knock-in / Gorski et al., 2002 Jackson Lab (Stock No:005628 ) Department of Molecular,
Cellular, and Developmental
Biology, University of
Colorado, Boulder,
Colorado 80309,
        Kevin R. Jones,
University of Colorado- Boulder
 
Microglia          
Cx3cr1-CreER Knock-in EYFP Littman DR, 2013  
CXCT CXCR-CreERT   Yona et al., 2013 Steffen Jung Department of Molecular,
Cellular, and Developmental
Biology, University of
Colorado, Boulder,
Colorado 80309,
  KI, directly in Cx3cr1 locus   https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/
pubmed/23273845
Department of Immunology,
The Weizmann Institute of
Science, Rehovot 76100, Israel
Tel: 00972 8 934 2787,
FAX: 00972 8 934 4141,
s.jung@weizmann.ac.il.
NG2/Oligodendrocytes          
Pdgfrb-Cre (Tg(Pdgfrb-cre)35Vli) TgN,  4.8 kb fragment of Pdgfrb including the promoter and the first exon fused to a nuclear-targeted cre recombinase sequence  / Cuttler et al., 2011 Center for Molecular Medicine, Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Scarborough, Maine lindnv@mmc.org 
Pdgfrb-CreERT2 BAC   Gerl K, 2015;
PMID: 26398496
Jackson lab (Stock No. 029684);
Ralf H. Adams
http://www.mpi-muenster
.mpg.de/96841/adams
PdgfrβrtTA BAC    Vishvanath L, 2016;
PMID: 26626462
Jackson lab (Stock No: 028570);    
Rana Gupta
http://www.touchstone-diabetescenter.org/rguptalab/guptalab.html
PDGFRβ-P2A-CreERT2 knock-in   unpublished Jackson lab (Stock No:30201);       
Chyuan-Sheng (Victor) Lin
http://sklad.cumc.columbia.edu/pharm/cumc/profile_new.php?id=391
Pdgfra-EGFP/Rpl10a BAC EGFP and
ribosomal protein L10A
Dougherty JD, 2012;      
PMID: 22865458
Jackson Lab (Stock No: 030268);     
Nathaniel Heintz
https://www.rockefeller.edu/our-scientists/heads-of-laboratories/1181-nathaniel-heintz/
PDGFRa-CRE BAC   Roesch K, 2008;               
PMID: 18465787
Jackson Lab (Stock No: 013148);     
Connie Cepko
http://genetics.med.har-vard.edu/cepko/
Sox10-Cre PAC   Matsuoka T, 2005.        
PMID: 16034409
Jackson Lab (Stock No: 025807);   
Bill Richardson
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/~ucbzwdr/Richardson.htm
Sox10-iCreERT2 PAC   McKenzie IA, 2014.      
PMID: 25324381
Jackson Lab (Stock No: 027651);   
Bill Richardson
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/~ucbzwdr/Richardson.htm
Olig2-cre knock-in   Zawadzka M,2010.       
PMID: 20569695
Jackson Lab (Stock No: 025567);   
Bill Richardson;   IMSR
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/~ucbzwdr/Richardson.htm
Olig2-EGFP/Rpl10a BAC EGFP, ribosomal
protein L10A
Doyle JP, 2008.              
PMID: 19013282
Jackson Lab (Stock No: 030265);   
Nathaniel Heintz
https://www.rockefeller.edu/our-scientists/heads-of-laboratories/1181-nathaniel-heintz/
NG2-Cre BAC   Tsoa RW, 2014.              
PMID: 24799701
Yi Eve Sun; Intellectual and
Developmental Disabilities
Research Center, University of
California, Los Angeles,
http://www.mrrc.npi.ucla.edu/ysun/index.htm
Sox10-iCreERT2 BAC   Simon C.                          
PMID:  22173870
Leda Dimou; Medical Faculty of Ulm University http://fakultaet.medizin.uni-ulm.de/studium-lehre/studiengaenge/neuroscience-medizinnah/beratung/
GPR17-iCreERT2 BAC   Viganò F, 2016.              
PMID:26464068
International Mouse Strain
Resource (IMSR);  Leda Dimou
 
tetOff/tetON          
FAST  Flexible Accelerated
STOP TetO-knockin
  Tanaka et al., 2010 Pharmacology & Psychiatry,
Columbia University
René Hen, Departments of Neuroscience, Pharmacology & Psychiatry, Columbia University, College of
      https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/
pmc/articles/PMC2969181/
René Hen Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY 10032-2695 Tel: 212-543-5328
          rh95@columbia.edu 
tetO-ChR2(C128S)-EYFP tetO-ChR2(C128S)-EYFP knockin mice (knockin); Actb locus EYFP Tanaka et al., 2012 Kenji F. Tanaka Department of Neuropsychiatry, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo 160-8582, Japan
  tetO-ChR2(C128S)-EYFP
BAC transgenic mice
EYFP http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2012.06.011   Division of Neurobiology and Bioinformatics, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki 444-8787, Japan
  bitetO transgenic line
(BTR6; transgenic)
EGFP     kftanaka@a8.keio.jp
Astrocytes          
Mlc1-tTA BAC / Tanaka et al., 2010 Pharmacology & Psychiatry,
Columbia University
René Hen, Departments of Neuroscience, Pharmacology & Psychiatry, Columbia University, College of
      https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2969181/#SD1 René Hen Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY 10032-2695 Tel: 212-543-5328
          rh95@columbia.edu 
Oligodendrocytes          
PLP-mtTA The original translation
initiation site (ATG) in
exon 1 was replaced
with GAG 
/ Inamura et al., 2011 National Institute for Physiological Science Division of Neurobiology and Bioinformatics,
  so that translation started
from the ATG of the mtTA
cDNA in exon 2. An SV40
polyadenylation signal
(polyA) was used.
  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/dvg.20808/full Tanaka KF National Institute for Physiological Sciences,
  11 kb DNA fragment
containing the PLP promoter,
mtTA, and an SV40
polyadenylation signal
      5-1 Higashiyama, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi 444-8787, Japan
          kftanaka@nips.ac.jp
Microglia          
Aif1-tTA/Iba1-tTA Tg(Aif1-tTA)54Kftnk / Tanaka et al., 2012 Kenji F. Tanaka Department of Neuropsychiatry, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo 160-8582, Japan
  modified 2 kb of the
mouse promoter drives
microglia-specific
expression of a
mammalianized
tetracycline
transactivator (tTA)
      Division of Neurobiology and Bioinformatics, National Institute for Physiological Sciences, Okazaki 444-8787, Japan
          kftanaka@a8.keio.jp
RiboTag (Rpl22)  BAC   Sanz et al., 2009 Paul S. Amieux  
      https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2728999/ Pharmacology, University of
Washington, Seattle, WA 98195
pamieux@u.washington.edu
   
Reporter          
   
GCAMP6 Rosa 26 locus, B6;129S-Gt
(ROSA)26Sortm95.1
(CAG-GCaMP6f)Hze/J
  Jackson Laboratory, originally
from Chen et al., 2013
Jackson Laboratory,10.1038
/nature12354
Jackson Laboratory
GCAMP6 Rosa 26 locus, B6;129S-Gt
(ROSA)26Sortm95.1
(CAG-GCaMP6f)Hze/J
  Jackson Laboratory, originally from Chen et al., 2013 Jackson Laboratory,10.1038/
nature12354
Jackson Laboratory
  with stop cassete and
WPRE element
      https://www.jax.org/strain/024105
Brainbow1.0 TgN, B6.Cg-Tg
(Thy1-rainbow1.0)HLich/J
  Jackson Laboratory, originally
from Livet et al., 2007,
doi:10.1038/nature06293
Jackson Laboratory,  _https://www.jax.org/strain/007910
Brainbow1.1 TgN,B6.Cg-Tg
(Thy1-Brainbow1.1)MLich/J
  Jackson Laboratory, originally from Livet et al., 2007,doi:10.1038/nature06293 Jackson Laboratory https://www.jax.org/strain/007911
R26-Lck-GCaMP6f flox Cre-dependent expression
of a plasma membrane-
targeted GCaMP6f
GCaMP6f Srinivasan et al 2016 Department of Physiology                                                                                       David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1751, USA https://www.jax.org/mouse-search?searchTerm=R26-Lck-GCaMP6fflox+knock-in  
          bkhakh@mednet.ucla.edu
R26-confetti  KI, floxed-brainbow2.1
knock-in rosa26 locus
brainbow Jackson Laboratory; originally
from Snipert et al., 2010
Jackson Laboratory;     https://www.jax.org/strain/013731
Polr2a CAG GCamP5-IHRES-tdTomato Gee et al., 2014 John A. White, Brain institute, Deprtment of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City  
      https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25155958    
Microglia          
Csf1r Csf1r-Gal4VP16/UAS-ECFP;
 MacBlue
ECFP Ovchinnikovet al., 2007 David A. Hume  
      https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17971498