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pIS1-mutant RhoA 3'UTR
(Plasmid #26090)

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  • Vector backbone
  • Backbone manufacturer
    David Bartel, Addgene plasmid # 12179
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 4085
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression, Luciferase

Growth in Bacteria

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

Sequence Information

Full plasmid sequence is available only if provided by the depositing laboratory.


  • Gene/Insert name
    mutant RhoA 3'UTR
  • Alt name
    mutant RhoA reporter
  • Alt name
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • Insert Size (bp)
  • Mutation
    Both miR-31 binding sites in 3’ UTR mutagenized. Site 1: from ATCTTGC to AGGCGGC. Site 2: from TCTTGC to CGCCGC.
  • Entrez Gene
    RHOA (a.k.a. ARH12, ARHA, RHO12, RHOH12)

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
  • 5′ cloning site SacI (unknown if destroyed)
  • 3′ cloning site AgeI (unknown if destroyed)
  • 5′ sequencing primer Rluc-F (ccaggattcttttccaatgc)
  • 3′ sequencing primer EBV-rev
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

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Depositor Comments

Renilla luciferase reporter controlled by RhoA 3'UTR containing site-directed mutagenized miR-31 binding sites.

There is also a G->A mutation in the insert. The Weinberg lab has determined that this mutation does not affection function.

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:

    pIS1-mutant RhoA 3'UTR was a gift from Bob Weinberg (Addgene plasmid # 26090)
  • For your References section:

    A pleiotropically acting microRNA, miR-31, inhibits breast cancer metastasis. Valastyan S, Reinhardt F, Benaich N, Calogrias D, Szasz AM, Wang ZC, Brock JE, Richardson AL, Weinberg RA. Cell. 2009 Jun 12. 137(6):1032-46. 10.1016/j.cell.2009.03.047 PubMed 19524507