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(Plasmid #113035)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 113035 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $85

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


  • Vector backbone
  • Total vector size (bp) 6136
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression, CRISPR, Synthetic Biology

Growth in Bacteria

  • Bacterial Resistance(s)
    Ampicillin, 100 μg/mL
  • Growth Temperature
  • Growth Strain(s)
  • Copy number
    High Copy


  • Gene/Insert name
    CASANOVA (for CRISPR/Cas9 activity switching via a novel optogenetic variant of AcrIIA4)
  • Alt name
    engineered AcrIIA4-LOV2 hybrid for optogenetic control of CRISPR/SpyCas9
  • Alt name
    inhibits SpyCas9 in the absence of light and releases Cas9 activity upon photoactivation

Resource Information

Terms and Licenses

  • Academic/Nonprofit Terms
  • Industry Terms
    • Not Available to Industry
  • Zeocin® is an InvivoGen trademark.

Depositor Comments

Addgene QC sequence analysis identified a mutation within NeoR/KanR, which results in an early stop codon. The effect of this mutation has not been determined experimentally. Ampicillin should be used for selection in bacteria.

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:

    CMV-CASANOVA was a gift from Dominik Niopek (Addgene plasmid # 113035 ; ; RRID:Addgene_113035)
  • For your References section:

    Engineered anti-CRISPR proteins for optogenetic control of CRISPR-Cas9. Bubeck F, Hoffmann MD, Harteveld Z, Aschenbrenner S, Bietz A, Waldhauer MC, Borner K, Fakhiri J, Schmelas C, Dietz L, Grimm D, Correia BE, Eils R, Niopek D. Nat Methods. 2018 Oct 30. pii: 10.1038/s41592-018-0178-9. doi: 10.1038/s41592-018-0178-9. 10.1038/s41592-018-0178-9 PubMed 30377362