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(Plasmid #53246)

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Item Catalog # Description Quantity Price (USD)
Plasmid 53246 Standard format: Plasmid sent in bacteria as agar stab 1 $85

This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.


  • Vector backbone
  • Modifications to backbone
    The plasmid pG5ElbLuc was prepared from pG5E1bCAT (23) by replacing the chloramphenicol acetyltransferase gene (EcoRI and Sty I fragment) with the firefly luciferase gene (from pGEM-Luc) as a 1745-bp HindIII-StuI blunt-end fragment. The GAL4 binding sites were removed from pG5ElbLuc as a Pst I and Kpn I fragment and replaced with a double-stranded 20-mer oligonucleotide that contains the Elb promoter TATA element (5'-GAGGGTATATAATGTGGTAC- 3' and 5'-CACATTATATACCCTCTGCA-3') to create the plasmid pMycOElbLuc.

Growth in Bacteria

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


  • Gene/Insert name
  • Species
    H. sapiens (human)
  • Mutation
    To prepare plasmids with one, two, three, and four Myc binding sites (underlined), a 26-mer double-stranded oligonucleotide (5'-AGCTTAACTGACCACGTGGTCAACTA- 3' and 5'-AGCTTAGTTGACCACGTGGTCAGTTA- 3') was employed in a ligation reaction to obtain the plasmids pMyc4ElbLuc,
  • Entrez Gene
    MYC (a.k.a. MRTL, MYCC, bHLHe39, c-Myc)

Resource Information

Terms and Licenses

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

    pMyc4ElbLuc. was a gift from Roger Davis (Addgene plasmid # 53246 ; ; RRID:Addgene_53246)
  • For your References section:

    Transactivation of gene expression by Myc is inhibited by mutation at the phosphorylation sites Thr-58 and Ser-62. Gupta S, Seth A, Davis RJ. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1993 Apr 15;90(8):3216-20. PubMed 8386367