pSM6 (ATCC® 53352)

Applications: expression vector  /  Depositors: G Grandi

Designations pSM6
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Depositors G Grandi
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Biosafety Level 1
Distribution host: Escherichia coli HB101
Vector Information
Size (kb): 8.0000000000000000
Vector: pSM6 (plasmid)
Promoters: Promoter ErmC
Construction: pE194, pBR322
Construct size (kb): 8.0
Features: marker(s): tetR
promoter: ErmC
replicon: pMB1, pE194
expression vector
pSM6 can be maintained in both E. coli and B. subtilis but can be used as a cloning vector only in E. coli because the tetracycline resistance is poorly expressed in B. subtilis.
Constructed by ligating pBR322 and pE194 after linearizing with PstI. The EcoRI site was destroyed and a HpaI/SstI fragment containing ErmC was removed. The ErmC promoter and ribosome binding sequence was inserted upstream of an EcoRI linker.
The EcoRI cloning site is 4 bp downstream of the ribosome binding sequence.
Media ATCC® Medium 1273: LB medium (ATCC medium 1065) with 20 mcg/ml tetracycline
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C

Grandi G, et al. New plasmid expression vectors for Bacillus subtilis. Plasmid 16: 1-14, 1986. PubMed: 3090575

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