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|Source/Vendor:||New England Biolabs|
|Plasmid Type:||Bacterial Expression|
|5' Sequencing 1 Primer:||T7|
pTYB2 is an E. coli cloning and expression vector (7474 bp) used in the IMPACT Protein Purification System which allows the overexpression of a target protein as a fusion to a self-cleavable affinity tag (1,2). This C-terminal fusion vector is designed for the in-frame insertion of a target gene into the polylinker upstream of an intein tag (the Sce VMA intein/chitin binding domain, 55 kDa). This results in the fusion of the C-terminus of the target protein to the N-terminus of the intein tag. Thiol-induced self-cleavage of the intein releases the target protein from the chitin-bound intein tag, resulting in a single column purification of the target protein.