At the present time, the TCMF provides the following services:
DNA Injection »
Injection of DNA into mouse eggs for the production of transgenic mice or embryos.
ES cell Injection »
Injection of embryonic stem cells into blastocysts for the production of chimeric mice.
Embryo Cryopreservation »
Controlled freezing of mouse embryos for preservation in liquid nitrogen.
Mouse Line Rederivation »
Surgical transfer of embryos into pathogen-free recipient females, where they can develop to term.
Sperm Cryopreservation »
An alternate procedure to preserve important mouse lines.
In-Vitro Fertilization »
Through this process, a mouse line that undergoes reproductive obstacles can be rescued.