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ilux pGEX(-)
(Plasmid #107879)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 107879 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $75

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


  • Vector backbone
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 4268
  • Total vector size (bp) 10873
  • Modifications to backbone
    GST-deleted version of pGEX-6P-1
  • Vector type
    Bacterial Expression

Growth in Bacteria

  • Bacterial Resistance(s)
  • Growth Temperature
  • Growth Strain(s)
  • Copy number
    High Copy


  • Gene/Insert name
  • Species
  • Insert Size (bp)
  • Promoter tac

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
  • 5′ cloning site BamHI (not destroyed)
  • 3′ cloning site NotI (not destroyed)
  • 5′ sequencing primer CGGTTCTGGCAAATATTCTGAA
  • 3′ sequencing primer CATGTGTCAGAGGTTTTCAC
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

  • Supplemental Documents
  • Terms and Licenses
  • Industry Terms
    • Not Available to Industry
How to cite this plasmid ( Back to top)

These plasmids were created by your colleagues. Please acknowledge the Principal Investigator, cite the article in which the plasmids were described, and include Addgene in the Materials and Methods of your future publications.

  • For your Materials & Methods section:

    ilux pGEX(-) was a gift from Stefan Hell (Addgene plasmid # 107879 ; ; RRID:Addgene_107879)
  • For your References section:

    Strongly enhanced bacterial bioluminescence with the ilux operon for single-cell imaging. Gregor C, Gwosch KC, Sahl SJ, Hell SW. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Jan 30;115(5):962-967. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1715946115. Epub 2018 Jan 16. 10.1073/pnas.1715946115 PubMed 29339494