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Plasmid

pJMG2

Depositor: Colin Kleanthous

Purpose: GFP-BAB expression

Viral Prep

pGP-AAV-CAG-FLEX-jGCaMP8m-W…

Depositor: GENIE Project

Purpose: Ready-to-use AAV Retrograde particles produced from pGP-AAV-CAG-FLEX-jGCaMP8m-WPRE (#162381). CAG-driven, Cre-dependent expression of calcium sensor GCaMP8m (faster, more sensitive). These AAV were produced with a retrograde serotype, which permits retrograde access to projection neurons. These AAV preparations are suitable purity for injection into animals.

Antibody

Anti-GluN1 [N308/48R]

Depositor: James Trimmer

Purpose: Anti-GluN1/NR1 glutamate receptor (Rat) recombinant mouse monoclonal antibody