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Plasmid

Tornado-RNA sensor for surv…

Depositor: Jian-Hui Jiang

Purpose: circular RNA-scaffolded sensing modules for survivin

Viral Prep

pAAV_EF1a-DIO-PdCO-mScarlet…

Depositor: Ofer Yizhar

Purpose: Ready-to-use AAV5 particles produced from pAAV_EF1a-DIO-PdCO-mScarlet-ER-miniWPRE (#198516). Ef1a-driven, Cre-dependent expression of the optimized opsin PdCO in frame with mScarlet. These AAV preparations are suitable purity for injection into animals.

Antibody

Anti-Neuroligin-3 [N110/29.…

Depositor: James Trimmer

Purpose: Anti-Neuroligin-3 (Rat) recombinant mouse monoclonal antibody