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(Plasmid #105072)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 105072 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $85

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


  • Vector backbone
    pBlueScript II SK
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 3000
  • Total vector size (bp) 18800
  • Vector type
    Mouse Targeting
  • Selectable markers
    Neomycin (select with G418)

Growth in Bacteria

  • Bacterial Resistance(s)
    Ampicillin, 50 μg/mL
  • Growth Temperature
  • Growth Strain(s)
    NEB Stable
  • Copy number
    High Copy


  • Gene/Insert name
  • Alt name
  • Alt name
  • Alt name
  • Species
    M. musculus (mouse)
  • Insert Size (bp)
  • GenBank ID
  • Entrez Gene
    Mc4r (a.k.a. Mc4-r, Pkcp)

Cloning Information

Resource Information

  • A portion of this plasmid was derived from a plasmid made by
    A generic M71 targeting vector, which is described previously, was used.

Terms and Licenses

  • Zeocin® is an InvivoGen trademark.

Depositor Comments

-Feinstein, P., Bozza, T., Rodriguez, I., Vassalli, A., Mombaerts, P., 2004. Axon guidance of mouse olfactory sensory neurons by odorant receptors and the β2 adrenergic receptor. Cell 117, 833–846.
-Omura, M., Grosmaitre, X., Ma, M., Mombaerts, P., 2014. The β2-adrenergic receptor as a surrogate odorant receptor in mouse olfactory sensory neurons. Mol. Cell. Neurosci. 58, 1-10.

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:

    Mc4r->M71-IRES-tauGFP ACNF TV was a gift from Peter Mombaerts (Addgene plasmid # 105072 ; ; RRID:Addgene_105072)
  • For your References section:

    G-protein coupled receptors Mc4r and Drd1a can serve as surrogate odorant receptors in mouse olfactory sensory neurons. Katidou M, Grosmaitre X, Lin J, Mombaerts P. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2018 Apr;88:138-147. doi: 10.1016/j.mcn.2018.01.010. Epub 2018 Jan 31. 10.1016/j.mcn.2018.01.010 PubMed 29407371