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pRK5-EGFP-Tau
(Plasmid #46904)

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Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 46904 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $65

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.

Backbone

Growth in Bacteria

  • Bacterial Resistance(s)
    Ampicillin
  • Growth Temperature
    37°C
  • Growth Strain(s)
    DH5alpha
  • Copy number
    Unknown

Gene/Insert

  • Gene/Insert name
    MAPT
  • Alt name
    Tau
  • Alt name
    microtubule-associated protein tau
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • Mutation
    This WT htau construct contains human four-repeat tau lacking the N-terminal sequences (4R0N) and contains exons 1, 4 and 5, 7, and 9–13, intron 13, and exon 14
  • Entrez Gene
    MAPT (a.k.a. DDPAC, FTDP-17, MAPTL, MSTD, MTBT1, MTBT2, PPND, PPP1R103, TAU)
  • Promoter CMV
  • Tag / Fusion Protein
    • EGFP (N terminal on insert)

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
  • 5′ cloning site Cla1 (not destroyed)
  • 3′ cloning site SalI (not destroyed)
  • 5′ sequencing primer SP6
  • 3′ sequencing primer SV40pA-R
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

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:

    pRK5-EGFP-Tau was a gift from Karen Ashe (Addgene plasmid # 46904)
  • For your References section:

    Tau mislocalization to dendritic spines mediates synaptic dysfunction independently of neurodegeneration. Hoover BR, Reed MN, Su J, Penrod RD, Kotilinek LA, Grant MK, Pitstick R, Carlson GA, Lanier LM, Yuan LL, Ashe KH, Liao D. Neuron. 2010 Dec 22;68(6):1067-81. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2010.11.030. 10.1016/j.neuron.2010.11.030 PubMed 21172610