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PIK3CA-WT
(Plasmid #16643)

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Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 16643 Plasmid sent as bacteria in agar stab 1 $65

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.

Backbone

  • Vector backbone
    pCMV2-Tag 2A
  • Backbone manufacturer
    Stratagene
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 4300
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression
  • Selectable markers
    Neomycin (select with G418)

Growth in Bacteria

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

Gene/Insert

  • Gene/Insert name
    PIK3CA
  • Alt name
    Phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase
  • Alt name
    p110 alpha
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • Entrez Gene
    PIK3CA (a.k.a. CLOVE, CWS5, MCAP, MCM, MCMTC, PI3K, PI3K-alpha, p110-alpha)
  • Tag / Fusion Protein
    • Flag (N terminal on backbone)

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
  • 5′ cloning site EcoRV / XmnI (destroyed during cloning)
  • 3′ cloning site XhoI (not destroyed)
  • 5′ sequencing primer T3
  • 3′ sequencing primer T7
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

Depositor Comments

This plasmid has 4 mutations in the ORF, N114D, L178S, L401N, and L404P. These mutations do not alter the function of the encoded proteins.

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:

    PIK3CA-WT was a gift from Bert Vogelstein (Addgene plasmid # 16643)
  • For your References section:

    High frequency of mutations of the PIK3CA gene in human cancers. Samuels Y, Wang Z, Bardelli A, Silliman N, Ptak J, Szabo S, Yan H, Gazdar A, Powell SM, Riggins GJ, Willson JK, Markowitz S, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B, Velculescu VE. Science. 2004 Apr 23. 304(5670):554. 10.1126/science.1096502 PubMed 15016963