Charon BS(+) (ATCC® 77447)

Applications: expression vectorlambda vector allowing conversion to plasmidvector containing primer sites useful for sequencingvector for constructing cDNA librariesvector permitting production of single-stranded DNAvector permitting visual detection of recombinants  /  Depositors: A Swaroop

Designations Charon BS(+)
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Depositors A Swaroop
Biosafety Level 1
Vector Information
Size (kb): 43.0999984741210900
Vector: Charon BS(+) (phage, lambda - replacement)
Promoters: Promoter for in vitro transcription T3
Construction: Charon 15, pBluescript KS M13(+)
Construct size (kb): 43.09999847412109
Features: insert detection: lacZ'
marker(s): ampR
other: left arm
other: pBluescript KS +
other: right arm
promoter: lac
promoter for in vitro transcription: T3
promoter for in vitro transcription: T7
replicon: f1
replicon: pMB1
MCS: NotI...KpnI
MCS: SacI, NotI
expression vector
lambda vector allowing conversion to plasmid
vector containing primer sites useful for sequencing
vector for constructing cDNA libraries
vector permitting production of single-stranded DNA
vector permitting visual detection of recombinants
Restriction digests of the clone give the following sizes (kb): BamHI--27.0, 21.0, 6.4; EcoRI--30.0, 20.0; SalI--32.0, 11.0, 9.2, 0.26; XhoI--31.0, 13.5, 7.2.
Vector for high-efficiency directional cloning. Clones can be converted to plasmids by recircularization after a NotI digest.
Charon BS(-) (ATCC 77446) and Charon BS(+) (ATCC 77447) differ in the orientation of the M13 origin of replication.

Swaroop A, Weissman SM. Charon BS(+) and (-), versatile lambda phage vectors for constructing directional cDNA libraries and their efficient transfer to plasmids. Nucleic Acids Res. 16: 8739, 1988. PubMed: 2971160

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