PurposeFor expression of the genetically encoded dopamine sensor dLight1.3b
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This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.
- Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 5020
- Total vector size (bp) 7063
Vector typeMammalian Expression, AAV
Growth in Bacteria
Growth Strain(s)NEB Stable
Copy numberHigh Copy
Insert Size (bp)2043
- Promoter CAG
/ Fusion Protein
- Flag tag (N terminal on insert)
- Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
- 5′ cloning site BamHI (not destroyed)
- 3′ cloning site HindIII (not destroyed)
- 5′ sequencing primer GGTTCGGCTTCTGGCGTGTGACC
- 3′ sequencing primer CCAGGATTTATACAAGGAGG (Common Sequencing Primers)
Addgene NGS identified chicken beta-actin promoter, but not the CMV enhancer and chimeric intron often associated with CAG promoters.
dLight1.3b is also described in Nature. 2019 Jun;570(7759):65-70
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:pAAV-CAG-dLight1.3b was a gift from Lin Tian (Addgene plasmid # 125560 ; http://n2t.net/addgene:125560 ; RRID:Addgene_125560)
For your References section:Ultrafast neuronal imaging of dopamine dynamics with designed genetically encoded sensors. Patriarchi T, Cho JR, Merten K, Howe MW, Marley A, Xiong WH, Folk RW, Broussard GJ, Liang R, Jang MJ, Zhong H, Dombeck D, von Zastrow M, Nimmerjahn A, Gradinaru V, Williams JT, Tian L. Science. 2018 Jun 29;360(6396). pii: science.aat4422. doi: 10.1126/science.aat4422. Epub 2018 May 31. 10.1126/science.aat4422 PubMed 29853555