A note of warning regarding the His tag in the pCAMBIA vectors.......the
NheI site is not unique.
>To: arab-gen at net.bio.net>Newsgroups: bionet.genome.arabidopsis
>From: hroychow at nmsu.edu ("Dr. Hiranya S. Roychowdhury")
>Subject: Re: His-tagging proteins expressed in plants
>Date: 25 Jul 2000 03:07:31 +0100
>Organization: BIOSCI/MRC Human Genome Mapping Project Resource Centre
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>>The recent collection of the pCAMBIA series of vectors seem suitable for
>something like this. I have not come across any paper describing the
>expression (then again, I have not been looking for such things), but a few
>of these CAMBIA vectors also come with C-terminal His tags. We are planning
>to get the whole set. Should be interesting...
>>At 09:20 PM 7/21/00 +0100, Thomas Leustek wrote:
>>>>Has anyone ever tried His-Tagging a protein for expression in transgenic
>>>>I am interested in using the His-Tag for immunocytological localization
>>experiments with anti-His-tag antibodies.
>>>>I would also like to use the His-Tag as a means to affinity purify the
>>protein. (Killing two birds with one stone)
>>>>Any comments would be appreciated.
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