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M12 pCarGFP2
(Plasmid #17149)

Full plasmid sequence is not available for this item.


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 17149 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $75

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


Growth in Bacteria

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


  • Gene/Insert name
    cardiac actin promoter
  • Species
    X. laevis (frog)
  • Insert Size (bp)
  • Tag / Fusion Protein
    • GFP (C terminal on insert)

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
  • 5′ cloning site KpnI (not destroyed)
  • 3′ cloning site NotI (not destroyed)
  • 5′ sequencing primer Sp6
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

Depositor Comments

Plasmid History:
Constructed by Enrique Amaya.

Note for Use:
Generated by inserting the 1Kb HindIII-NotI fragment from pCSGFP2 into HindIII-NotI digested pCarG.

This GFP constuct has been modified by Jim Haseloff and Jonathan Pines to be brighter and more soluble that wild-type GFP.

Note: Uniques sites are underlined in Author's Map.

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:

    M12 pCarGFP2 was a gift from Randall Moon (Addgene plasmid # 17149 ; ; RRID:Addgene_17149)