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A growing repository of the vast array of databases and online tools in the field of biology and its sub-disciplines. Includes extended descriptions of each resource and links to tutorials.

Mouse Phenotype Database

The Mouse Phenotype Database (MPD) is a collection of 2000 strains of M. musculus with various phenotypes used in scientific studies. The database is searchable by Phenotype, Genotype, and Strain. Each entry has information on how the strain was created, how available the strain is fore research, SNP profiles of the strain, measured phenotypes, and all literature in which the strain has been referenced.  


Operating Institution: The Jackson Laboratory


Interactive Tutorial on Data Analysis 

Example Page for Search Terms




Created: 5/4/2019

Reviewed: 5/17/2019

Revised: 5/17/2019