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(Plasmid #170455)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 170455 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $85

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


  • Vector backbone
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 9300
  • Total vector size (bp) 12490
  • Modifications to backbone
    Ubc promoter replaced with neuron specific synapsin promoter. Introduced NLS-GFP for checking transfection efficiency
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression, Lentiviral

Growth in Bacteria

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


  • Gene/Insert name
  • Alt name
    AMPA selective glutamate receptor 2
  • Species
    M. musculus (mouse)
  • Insert Size (bp)
  • Entrez Gene
    Gria2 (a.k.a. GluA2, GluR-B, Glur-2, Glur2, gluR-K2)
  • Promoter Synapsin
  • Tags / Fusion Proteins
    • SNAP (N terminal on insert)
    • SNAP (N terminal on insert)

Cloning Information

Resource Information

Terms and Licenses

  • Academic/Nonprofit Terms
  • Industry Terms
    • Not Available to Industry
  • 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:

    pSynapsin_NLS_GFP-P2A_SNAP_GluA2 was a gift from Shigeki Watanabe (Addgene plasmid # 170455 ; ; RRID:Addgene_170455)
  • For your References section:

    Asynchronous release sites align with NMDA receptors in mouse hippocampal synapses. Li S, Raychaudhuri S, Lee SA, Brockmann MM, Wang J, Kusick G, Prater C, Syed S, Falahati H, Ramos R, Bartol TM, Hosy E, Watanabe S. Nat Commun. 2021 Jan 29;12(1):677. doi: 10.1038/s41467-021-21004-x. 10.1038/s41467-021-21004-x PubMed 33514725

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