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(Plasmid #42516)


Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 42516 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $85

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


  • Vector backbone
  • Backbone manufacturer
    The RNAi consortium
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 7032
  • Vector type
  • Selectable markers

Growth in Bacteria

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


  • Gene/Insert name
  • gRNA/shRNA sequence
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • GenBank ID
    NM_002654 NM_182471
  • Entrez Gene
    PKM (a.k.a. CTHBP, HEL-S-30, OIP3, PK3, PKM2, TCB, THBP1, p58)

Resource Information

  • A portion of this plasmid was derived from a plasmid made by
    Obtained from W. Hahn (The RNAi Consortium)
  • Articles Citing this Plasmid

Terms and Licenses

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

Depositor Comments

The depositing scientist notes: NM_011099.3 is PKM2 and NM_001253883.1 is PKM1, based on sequence homology of the respective translated products to the human PKM isoforms. The isoform annotations in the corresponding GeneBank entries are incorrect.

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-shPKM2_4 was a gift from Dimitrios Anastasiou (Addgene plasmid # 42516 ; ; RRID:Addgene_42516)
  • For your References section:

    Inhibition of pyruvate kinase M2 by reactive oxygen species contributes to cellular antioxidant responses. Anastasiou D, Poulogiannis G, Asara JM, Boxer MB, Jiang JK, Shen M, Bellinger G, Sasaki AT, Locasale JW, Auld DS, Thomas CJ, Vander Heiden MG, Cantley LC. Science. 2011 Dec 2;334(6060):1278-83. doi: 10.1126/science.1211485. Epub 2011 Nov 3. 10.1126/science.1211485 PubMed 22052977