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(Plasmid #21484)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 21484 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) 5868
  • Vector type
    Mammalian Expression

Growth in Bacteria

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


  • Gene/Insert name
    Channel Rhodopsin 2 EGFP Myosin Binding Domain
  • Alt name
  • Alt name
    Channel Rhodopsin 2
  • Alt name
  • Species
  • Insert Size (bp)

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
  • 5′ cloning site Nhe1 (not destroyed)
  • 3′ cloning site Nsi1 (not destroyed)
  • 5′ sequencing primer gcaacgtgctggttgttgtgc
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

Terms and Licenses

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

Depositor Comments

ChR2-MBD was constructed by inserting the sequence encoding Melanophilin amino acids 176–201 downstream of the Venus gene in the CAG-ChR2-Venus vector.

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:

    CHR2-MBD was a gift from Don Arnold (Addgene plasmid # 21484 ; ; RRID:Addgene_21484)
  • For your References section:

    Myosin-dependent targeting of transmembrane proteins to neuronal dendrites. Lewis TL, Mao T, Svoboda K, Arnold DB. Nat Neurosci. 2009 May . 12(5):568-76. 10.1038/nn.2318 PubMed 19377470