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(Plasmid #170427)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 170427 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $75

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


  • Vector backbone
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 8687
  • Total vector size (bp) 10190
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression, Lentiviral
  • Selectable markers

Growth in Bacteria

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


  • Gene/Insert name
    solute carrier family 7 member 11
  • Alt name
    Cystine/glutamate transporter
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • Insert Size (bp)
  • GenBank ID
  • Entrez Gene
    SLC7A11 (a.k.a. CCBR1, xCT)
  • Tag / Fusion Protein
    • V5 (C terminal on insert)

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Gateway Cloning
  • 5′ sequencing primer ATGCAGTGGCAGTGACCTTT
  • 3′ sequencing primer GGCAACAAAGATCGGAACTG
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Terms and Licenses

  • Zeocin® is an InvivoGen trademark.
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:

    plenti6-SLC7A11/xCT-V5 was a gift from Boyi Gan (Addgene plasmid # 170427 ; ; RRID:Addgene_170427)
  • For your References section:

    The glutamate/cystine antiporter SLC7A11/xCT enhances cancer cell dependency on glucose by exporting glutamate. Koppula P, Zhang Y, Shi J, Li W, Gan B. J Biol Chem. 2017 Aug 25;292(34):14240-14249. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.798405. Epub 2017 Jun 19. 10.1074/jbc.M117.798405 PubMed 28630042