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pCAG-Cre vector (V012688#)

Basic Vector Information

Mammalian expression of Cre recombinase from the broadly active CAG promoter/enhancer

Basic Vector Information
Vector Name pCAG-Cre Antibiotic Resistance Ampicillin
Length 5871 bp Type CRE/LOXP
Source Dr. Connie Cepko's lab Copy Number High copy number
Promoter CAG Expression Method Transient

pCAG-Cre vector Vector Map

pCAG-Cre vector Sequence

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LOCUS       Exported                5871 bp ds-DNA     circular SYN 06-APR-2021
DEFINITION  synthetic circular DNA
ACCESSION   .
VERSION     .
KEYWORDS    pCAG-Cre
SOURCE      synthetic DNA construct
  ORGANISM  synthetic DNA construct
REFERENCE   1  (bases 1 to 5871)
  TITLE     Direct Submission
FEATURES             Location/Qualifiers
     source          1..5871
                     /organism="synthetic DNA construct"
                     /mol_type="other DNA"
     enhancer        4..383
                     /note="CMV enhancer"
                     /note="human cytomegalovirus immediate early enhancer"
     promoter        386..661
                     /note="chicken beta-actin promoter"
     intron          662..1670
                     /note="chimeric intron"
                     /note="chimera between introns from chicken beta-actin and 
                     rabbit beta-globin"
     CDS             1737..2765
                     /codon_start=1
                     /product="site-specific recombinase"
                     /note="Cre"
                     /note="Cre is a site-specific recombinase from 
                     bacteriophage P1. Recombination occurs at loxP sequences."
                     /translation="MANLLTVHQNLPALPVDATSDEVRKNLMDMFRDRQAFSEHTWKML
                     LSVCRSWAAWCKLNNRKWFPAEPEDVRDYLLYLQARGLAVKTIQQHLGQLNMLHRRSGL
                     PRPSDSNAVSLVMRRIRKENVDAGERAKQALAFERTDFDQVRSLMENSDRCQDIRNLAF
                     LGIAYNTLLRIAEIARIRVKDISRTDGGRMLIHIGRTKTLVSTAGVEKALSLGVTKLVE
                     RWISVSGVADDPNNYLFCRVRKNGVAAPSATSQLSTRALEGIFEATHRLIYGAKDDSGQ
                     RYLAWSGHSARVGAARDMARAGVSIPEIMQAGGWTNVNIVMNYIRNLDSETGAMVRLLE
                     DGD"
     CDS             2775..2804
                     /codon_start=1
                     /product="Myc (human c-Myc oncogene) epitope tag"
                     /note="Myc"
                     /translation="EQKLISEEDL"
     polyA_site      2960..3015
                     /note="beta-globin poly(A) signal"
                     /note="rabbit beta-globin polyadenylation signal"
     primer_bind     complement(3374..3390)
                     /note="M13 rev"
                     /note="common sequencing primer, one of multiple similar 
                     variants"
     protein_bind    3398..3414
                     /bound_moiety="lac repressor encoded by lacI"
                     /note="lac operator"
                     /note="The lac repressor binds to the lac operator to 
                     inhibit transcription in E. coli. This inhibition can be 
                     relieved by adding lactose or 
                     isopropyl-beta-D-thiogalactopyranoside (IPTG)."
     promoter        complement(3422..3452)
                     /note="lac promoter"
                     /note="promoter for the E. coli lac operon"
     protein_bind    3467..3488
                     /bound_moiety="E. coli catabolite activator protein"
                     /note="CAP binding site"
                     /note="CAP binding activates transcription in the presence 
                     of cAMP."
     promoter        3547..3742
                     /note="SV40 promoter"
                     /note="SV40 early promoter"
     rep_origin      3593..3728
                     /note="SV40 ori"
                     /note="SV40 origin of replication"
     polyA_signal    3748..3882
                     /note="SV40 poly(A) signal"
                     /note="SV40 polyadenylation signal"
     rep_origin      complement(4121..4709)
                     /direction=LEFT
                     /note="ori"
                     /note="high-copy-number ColE1/pMB1/pBR322/pUC origin of 
                     replication"
     CDS             complement(4880..5740)
                     /codon_start=1
                     /gene="bla"
                     /product="beta-lactamase"
                     /note="AmpR"
                     /note="confers resistance to ampicillin, carbenicillin, and
                     related antibiotics"
                     /translation="MSIQHFRVALIPFFAAFCLPVFAHPETLVKVKDAEDQLGARVGYI
                     ELDLNSGKILESFRPEERFPMMSTFKVLLCGAVLSRIDAGQEQLGRRIHYSQNDLVEYS
                     PVTEKHLTDGMTVRELCSAAITMSDNTAANLLLTTIGGPKELTAFLHNMGDHVTRLDRW
                     EPELNEAIPNDERDTTMPVAMATTLRKLLTGELLTLASRQQLIDWMEADKVAGPLLRSA
                     LPAGWFIADKSGAGERGSRGIIAALGPDGKPSRIVVIYTTGSQATMDERNRQIAEIGAS
                     LIKHW"
     promoter        complement(5741..5845)
                     /gene="bla"
                     /note="AmpR promoter"

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