Purpose(Empty Backbone) Envelope protein for producing lentiviral and MuLV retroviral particles. Use in conjunction with a packaging vector such as pCMV-dR8.2 dvpr (lentiviral) or pUMVC (MuLV retroviral).
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Currently unavailable outside the U.S.
This material is available to academics and nonprofits only.
- Backbone size (bp) 6363
Vector typeMammalian Expression
Growth in Bacteria
Copy numberHigh Copy
- Cloning method Restriction Enzyme
- 5′ sequencing primer T7 (Common Sequencing Primers)
VSVG envelope protein, for use with lentiviral and MuLV vectors. The 293T cell line can be obtained from the Weinberg lab or GenHunter http://genhunter.com/products/aptag-3/index.html
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:pCMV-VSV-G was a gift from Bob Weinberg (Addgene plasmid # 8454 ; http://n2t.net/addgene:8454 ; RRID:Addgene_8454)
For your References section:Lentivirus-delivered stable gene silencing by RNAi in primary cells. Stewart SA, Dykxhoorn DM, Palliser D, Mizuno H, Yu EY, An DS, Sabatini DM, Chen IS, Hahn WC, Sharp PA, Weinberg RA, Novina CD. RNA 2003 Apr;9(4):493-501. 10.1261/rna.2192803 PubMed 12649500