PurposeOptogenetic tool for blue-light inhibition and red-light excitation of neurons
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This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.
- Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 5607
Vector typeMammalian Expression, AAV
Growth in Bacteria
Bacterial Resistance(s)Ampicillin, 100 μg/mL
Growth Strain(s)NEB Stable
Copy numberHigh Copy
Insert Size (bp)3072
- Promoter Ef1-alpha
- Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
- 5′ cloning site BamHI (destroyed during cloning)
- 3′ cloning site HindIII (destroyed during cloning)
- 5′ sequencing primer ACTGAAGTTAGGCCAGCTTGG
- 3′ sequencing primer TGTTGCTCCTTTTACGCTATG (Common Sequencing Primers)
Terms and Licenses
- Not Available to Industry
- Zeocin® is an InvivoGen trademark.
The insert contains the fluorescence tag mCerulean3 in between the 2 channelrhodopsins (C-terminal of GtACR2) . Please visit https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.07.15.204347v1 for bioRxiv preprint.
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:Ef1a-DIO-BiPOLES-mCerulean was a gift from Simon Wiegert (Addgene plasmid # 154949 ; http://n2t.net/addgene:154949 ; RRID:Addgene_154949)
For your References section:BiPOLES is an optogenetic tool developed for bidirectional dual-color control of neurons. Vierock J, Rodriguez-Rozada S, Dieter A, Pieper F, Sims R, Tenedini F, Bergs ACF, Bendifallah I, Zhou F, Zeitzschel N, Ahlbeck J, Augustin S, Sauter K, Papagiakoumou E, Gottschalk A, Soba P, Emiliani V, Engel AK, Hegemann P, Wiegert JS. Nat Commun. 2021 Jul 26;12(1):4527. doi: 10.1038/s41467-021-24759-5. 10.1038/s41467-021-24759-5 PubMed 34312384