PurposeThe codon-optimized Cas9 nuclease under the control of the Drosophila hsp70 promoter used in Gratz, et al. (2013). Plasmid is low copy number.
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- Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 2300
Modifications to backboneCas9 was cloned into pHSS6hsILMi20 (Pavlopoulos et al., 2004) between the hsp70 promoter and 3'UTR using ClaI (5') and XbaI (3').
Growth in Bacteria
Copy numberLow Copy
Gene/Insert nameCodon optimized Cas9
Insert Size (bp)4272
MutationSilent change from C to A at bp 834 of insert
/ Fusion Protein
- 3x FLAG (N terminal on backbone)
- Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
- 5′ cloning site ClaI (not destroyed)
- 3′ cloning site XbaI (not destroyed)
- 5′ sequencing primer ctgcagtaaagtgcaagttaaagtg
- 3′ sequencing primer cccatatgttataacccattgatgaac (Common Sequencing Primers)
For more information on FlyCRISPR Plasmids and a list of related plasmids please refer to: http://www.addgene.org/crispr/OConnor-Giles/
Plasmid 51019: pDsRed-attP (www.addgene.org/51019) can be for generating dsDNA donors for homology-directed repair to replace genes or other genomic sequence with an attP docking site.
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:pHsp70-Cas9 was a gift from Melissa Harrison & Kate O'Connor-Giles & Jill Wildonger (Addgene plasmid # 45945 ; http://n2t.net/addgene:45945 ; RRID:Addgene_45945)
For your References section:Genome engineering of Drosophila with the CRISPR RNA-guided Cas9 nuclease. Gratz SJ, Cummings AM, Nguyen JN, Hamm DC, Donohue LK, Harrison MM, Wildonger J, O'Connor-Giles KM. Genetics. 2013 May 24. 10.1534/genetics.113.152710 PubMed 23709638