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(Plasmid #42874)


This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.
Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 42874 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $85


  • Vector backbone
  • Backbone manufacturer
    Life Technologies (Invitrogen)
  • Backbone size w/o insert (bp) 2753
  • Total vector size (bp) 4082
  • Modifications to backbone
    No modifications to backbone are present besides cloning in Multiple Cloning Site.
  • Vector type
    Bacterial Expression

Growth in Bacteria

  • Bacterial Resistance(s)
    Ampicillin, 100 μg/mL
  • Growth Temperature
  • Growth Strain(s)
    XL1 Blue
  • Copy number
    High Copy


  • Gene/Insert name
    Red Fluorescent Calcium binding Protein
  • Alt name
  • Alt name
  • Species
    R. norvegicus (rat), Synthetic
  • Insert Size (bp)
  • Promoter T7
  • Tags / Fusion Proteins
    • Xpress™ epitope (N terminal on insert)
    • EK (Enterokinase) Recognition Site (N terminal on insert)
    • His Tag (6x) (N terminal on insert)

Cloning Information

  • Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
  • 5′ cloning site NdeI (not destroyed)
  • 3′ cloning site HindIII (not destroyed)
  • 5′ sequencing primer TAATACGACTCACTATAGG
  • 3′ sequencing primer GCTAGTTATTGCTCAGCG
  • (Common Sequencing Primers)

Resource Information

Terms and Licenses

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

Depositor Comments

Gene was cloned using BaMHI and HindIII - But part of the vector backbone then becomes part of the protein (leader sequence containing histag) - using NdeI and HindIII will completely remove the open reading frame/gene.

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:

    pRSET-RCaMP1h was a gift from Loren Looger (Addgene plasmid # 42874 ; ; RRID:Addgene_42874)
  • For your References section:

    Genetically encoded calcium indicators for multi-color neural activity imaging and combination with optogenetics. Akerboom J, Carreras Calderon N, Tian L, Wabnig S, Prigge M, Tolo J, Gordus A, Orger MB, Severi KE, Macklin JJ, Patel R, Pulver SR, Wardill TJ, Fischer E, Schuler C, Chen TW, Sarkisyan KS, Marvin JS, Bargmann CI, Kim DS, Kugler S, Lagnado L, Hegemann P, Gottschalk A, Schreiter ER, Looger LL. Front Mol Neurosci. 2013;6:2. doi: 10.3389/fnmol.2013.00002. Epub 2013 Mar 4. 10.3389/fnmol.2013.00002 PubMed 23459413