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pLKO.1 hygro shRNA E-cadherin
(Plasmid #18802)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 18802 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $75

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


  • Vector backbone
    pLKO.1 hygro
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression, Lentiviral, RNAi
  • Selectable markers

Growth in Bacteria

  • Bacterial Resistance(s)
  • Growth Temperature
  • Growth Strain(s)
  • Copy number
    High Copy


  • Gene/Insert name
    E-cadherin shRNA
  • Alt name
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • Entrez Gene
    CDH1 (a.k.a. Arc-1, BCDS1, CD324, CDHE, ECAD, LCAM, UVO)

Cloning Information

Resource Information

Depositor Comments

siRNA directed against E-cadherin: 5'-AAGATAGGAGTTCTCTGATGC-3'. Sequence from the website of the RNAi consortium at the Broad institute.

Please note that the sequence originally published in the paper was incorrect and the sequence above is the actual shRNA used.

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:

    pLKO.1 hygro shRNA E-cadherin was a gift from Bob Weinberg (Addgene plasmid # 18802 ; ; RRID:Addgene_18802)
  • For your References section:

    Loss of E-cadherin promotes metastasis via multiple downstream transcriptional pathways. Onder TT, Gupta PB, Mani SA, Yang J, Lander ES, Weinberg RA. Cancer Res. 2008 May 15. 68(10):3645-54. 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-07-2938 PubMed 18483246