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Mus musculus, mouse
Eukaryota, Animalia, Metazoa, Chordata, Vertebrata, Tetrapod
Clone type
Molecular biology
Product format
Mission Collection Item
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Restriction digests of the clone give the following sizes (kb): EcoRI--3.0, 1.2; HindIII--3.6, 0.65; NcoI--4.2; PstI--3.6, 0.4, 0.25; XhoI--4.0, 0.25.
The insert contains the following restriction sites (approximate kb from the 5' end): AccI--0.1, 0.53; PstI--0.36, 0.58; HindIII--0.54; NcoI--0.8, XhoI--1.03.
Corresponds to nt 5998 to 7523 of the published sequence.
A partial clone, containing coding sequence for the C-terminal region and part of the 3' untranslated region.
Detects a transcript of 9 kb in mouse brain and heart (strong) and spleen and muscle (weak).
Mycoplasma contamination
Not detected

Vector information

Construct size (kb)

Insert information

Insert size (kb)
Type of DNA
Insert source
whole brain, 18-day-old (ATCC 37431)
Insert tissue
whole brain, 18-day-old (ATCC 37431)
Gene product
beta spectrin 2 (BSpIIsigma1) [Spnb2]
b, c

Handling information


WE Zimmer
Cross references
GenBank S59200

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Curated Citations

Zimmer WE, et al. Developmental expression of brain beta-spectrin isoform messenger RNAs. Brain Res. 594: 75-83, 1992. PubMed: 1467942

Zimmer WE, et al. Identification of a mouse brain beta-spectrin cDNA and distribution of its mRNA in adult tissues. Brain Res. Bull. 27: 187-193, 1991. PubMed: 1742606

Bloom ML, et al. Brain beta spectrin isoform 235 (Spnb-2) maps to mouse chromosome 11. Mamm. Genome 3: 293-295, 1992. PubMed: 1638088

Ma Y, et al. The complete amino acid sequence for brain B spectrin (B fodrin); relationship to globin sequences. Brain Res. Mol. Brain Res. 18: 87-99, 1993. PubMed: 8479293

Warren E Zimmer, personal communication

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