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pCAG-CreERT2
(Plasmid #14797)

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Backbone

  • Vector backbone
    pCAGEN
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 4779
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression, Cre/Lox

Growth in Bacteria

  • Bacterial Resistance(s)
    Ampicillin
  • Growth Temperature
    37°C
  • Growth Strain(s)
    DH5alpha
  • Copy number
    High Copy

Sequence Information

Gene/Insert

  • Gene/Insert name
    Cre-ERT2 fusion protein
  • Alt name
    inducible Cre
  • Species
    Bacteriophage P1
  • Insert Size (bp)
    2004

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
  • 5′ cloning site EcoRI (not destroyed)
  • 3′ cloning site NotI (not destroyed)
  • 5′ sequencing primer pCAG-F
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

  • A portion of this plasmid was derived from a plasmid made by
    CreERT2 was modified from pCreERT2 (Feil et al. BBRC, 237, 752-757 (1997) obtained from Dr. P. Chambon (Universite Louis Pasteur).
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Depositor Comments

4-hydroxitamoxifen-responsible Cre.
Kozak consensus sequence was added before the start ATG.
The insert can be cut out with EcoRI and NotI.

How to cite this plasmid

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-CreERT2 was a gift from Connie Cepko (Addgene plasmid # 14797)
  • 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