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(Plasmid #186471)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 186471 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $85

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


  • Vector backbone
  • Backbone manufacturer
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 7181
  • Total vector size (bp) 9459
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression, Retroviral
  • Selectable markers

Growth in Bacteria

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


  • Gene/Insert name
    MOSPD2 motile sperm domain containing 2
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • Insert Size (bp)
  • Mutation
    W201E (no more binding to lipid droplets)
  • GenBank ID
  • Entrez Gene
  • Tag / Fusion Protein
    • EGFP (N terminal on insert)

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:

    pQCXIP GFP-MOSPD2 W201E was a gift from Catherine Tomasetto (Addgene plasmid # 186471 ; ; RRID:Addgene_186471)
  • For your References section:

    MOSPD2 is an endoplasmic reticulum-lipid droplet tether functioning in LD homeostasis. Zouiouich M, Di Mattia T, Martinet A, Eichler J, Wendling C, Tomishige N, Grandgirard E, Fuggetta N, Fromental-Ramain C, Mizzon G, Dumesnil C, Carpentier M, Reina-San-Martin B, Mathelin C, Schwab Y, Thiam AR, Kobayashi T, Drin G, Tomasetto C, Alpy F. J Cell Biol. 2022 Jun 6;221(6). pii: 213116. doi: 10.1083/jcb.202110044. Epub 2022 Apr 7. 10.1083/jcb.202110044 PubMed 35389430