PurposeMammalian expression of Cre recombinase fused to GFP
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- Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 4779
Vector typeMammalian Expression
Growth in Bacteria
Copy numberHigh Copy
Gene/Insert nameCre-GFP fusion protein
Alt nameCre recombinase
Insert Size (bp)1784
/ Fusion Protein
- GFP (C terminal on insert)
- Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
- 5′ cloning site EcoRI (not destroyed)
- 3′ cloning site NotI (not destroyed)
- 5′ sequencing primer pCAG-F (Common Sequencing Primers)
A portion of this plasmid was derived from a plasmid made byThe coding sequence of Cre was amplified by PCR using pxCANCre (Kanegae et al. NAR 23, 3816-3821 (1995)) obtained from Dr. Saito I (Univ. of Tokyo) as a template. GFP was from pEGFP-N1 (Clontech).
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Kozak consensus sequence was added before the start ATG.
GFP-tag was added at the C-terminus of Cre.
Cre-GFP fusion protein is localized in the cell nucleus.
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:pCAG-Cre:GFP was a gift from Connie Cepko (Addgene plasmid # 13776 ; http://n2t.net/addgene:13776 ; RRID:Addgene_13776)
For your References section:Controlled expression of transgenes introduced by in vivo electroporation. Matsuda T, Cepko CL. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Jan 5. ():. 10.1073/pnas.0610155104 PubMed 17209010