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pCAG-FLEX-fwd[Chrimson-tdT]
(Plasmid #59137)

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Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 59137 Plasmid sent as bacteria in agar stab 1 $65

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.

Backbone

  • Vector backbone
    pCAGIG
  • Backbone manufacturer
    Addgene (Plasmid 11159)
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 5113
  • Total vector size (bp) 7609
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression, Cre/Lox

Growth in Bacteria

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

Gene/Insert

  • Gene/Insert name
    Chrimson-tdTomato
  • Alt name
    ChR88-tdTomato
  • Alt name
    Chlamydomonas noctigama channelrhodopsin
  • Species
    Chlamydomonas noctigama
  • Insert Size (bp)
    2496
  • GenBank ID
    KF992060
  • Promoter CAG
  • Tag / Fusion Protein
    • tdTomato (C terminal on insert)

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Unknown
  • 5′ sequencing primer CTCTAGAGCCTCTGCTAACC
  • 3′ sequencing primer GATGTCCCCATAATTTTTG
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

Depositor Comments

The depositing lab sequenced this plasmid completely except for the CAG promoter.

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:

    pCAG-FLEX-fwd[Chrimson-tdT] was a gift from Edward Boyden (Addgene plasmid # 59137)
  • For your References section:

    Independent optical excitation of distinct neural populations. Klapoetke NC, Murata Y, Kim SS, Pulver SR, Birdsey-Benson A, Cho YK, Morimoto TK, Chuong AS, Carpenter EJ, Tian Z, Wang J, Xie Y, Yan Z, Zhang Y, Chow BY, Surek B, Melkonian M, Jayaraman V, Constantine-Paton M, Wong GK, Boyden ES. Nat Methods. 2014 Mar;11(3):338-46. doi: 10.1038/nmeth.2836. Epub 2014 Feb 9. 10.1038/nmeth.2836 PubMed 24509633