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M-PKD2 (OF2-3)
(Plasmid #21370)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 21370 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) 4352
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression
  • Selectable markers

Growth in Bacteria

  • Bacterial Resistance(s)
    Ampicillin, 100 μg/mL
  • Growth Temperature
  • Growth Strain(s)
  • Growth instructions
    DH5a in dYT at 37oC
  • Copy number
    High Copy


  • Gene/Insert name
    autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease type II
  • Alt name
    PKD2 wild-type
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • Insert Size (bp)
  • Mutation
  • GenBank ID
  • Entrez Gene
    PKD2 (a.k.a. APKD2, PC2, PKD4, Pc-2, TRPP2)
  • Tag / Fusion Protein
    • 6xMyc (N terminal on insert)

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
  • 5′ cloning site StuI (destroyed during cloning)
  • 3′ cloning site XbaI (not destroyed)
  • 5′ sequencing primer SP6
  • 3′ sequencing primer T7
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

Terms and Licenses

  • Academic/Nonprofit Terms
  • Industry Terms
    • Not Available to Industry
  • Zeocin® is an InvivoGen trademark.

Depositor Comments

*Note that this construct has a rare SNP (rs1131408) at position 4:88967820 that results in a missense change (G449V). The polymorphism is not known to affect function.

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:

    M-PKD2 (OF2-3) was a gift from Gregory Germino (Addgene plasmid # 21370 ; ; RRID:Addgene_21370)
  • For your References section:

    Co-assembly of polycystin-1 and -2 produces unique cation-permeable currents. Hanaoka K, Qian F, Boletta A, Bhunia AK, Piontek K, Tsiokas L, Sukhatme VP, Guggino WB, Germino GG. Nature. . 408(6815):990-4. 10.1038/35050128 PubMed 11140688