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(Plasmid #17226)

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  • Vector backbone
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 6500
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression, Retroviral

Growth in Bacteria

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

Sequence Information


  • Gene/Insert name
    SRY (sex determining region Y)-box 2
  • Alt name
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • Insert Size (bp)
  • Entrez Gene
    SOX2 (a.k.a. ANOP3, MCOPS3)

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
  • 5′ cloning site EcoRI (not destroyed)
  • 3′ cloning site XhoI (not destroyed)
  • 5′ sequencing primer pLXSN 5'
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

Depositor Comments

Addgene has confirmed the presence of GFP in the pMIG vector backbone by sequencing, but the functionality of the GFP has not been confirmed.

Please visit to find the paper in which the pMIG-cMyc was used

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:

    pMIG-hSOX2 was a gift from George Daley (Addgene plasmid # 17226)
  • For your References section:

    Reprogramming of human somatic cells to pluripotency with defined factors. Park IH, Zhao R, West JA, Yabuuchi A, Huo H, Ince TA, Lerou PH, Lensch MW, Daley GQ. Nature. 2007 Dec 23. ():. 10.1038/nature06534 PubMed 18157115