SHC016

Sigma-Aldrich

MISSION® pLKO.1-puro Non-Target shRNA Control Plasmid DNA

Targets no known genes from any species

Synonym(s):
negative shRNA control, shRNA control, MISSION Control Vectors, negative control, non-target shRNA, non-target control, non-target shRNA control
MDL number:
NACRES:
NA.51
Pricing and availability is not currently available.

Quality Level

product line

MISSION®

concentration

500 ng/μL in TE buffer; DNA (10μg of plasmid DNA)

shipped in

dry ice

storage temp.

−20°C

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General description

The MISSION pLKO.1-puro Non-Target shRNA Control Plasmid DNA is a lentivirus plasmid vector. The vector contains an shRNA insert that does not target any known genes from any species, making it useful as a negative control in experiments using the MISSION shRNA library clones. This allows one to examine the effect of transfection of a short-hairpin on gene expression and interpret the knockdown effect seen with shRNA clones. Ampicillin and puromycin antibiotic resistance genes provide selection in bacterial or mammalian cells respectively. In addition, self-inactivating replication incompetent viral particles can be produced in packaging cells (HEK293T) by co-transfection with compatible packaging plasmids. The Non-Target shRNA Control Plasmid DNA is provided as 10 μg of plasmid DNA in Tris-EDTA (TE) buffer at a concentration of 500 ng/μl.

Application

MISSION® pLKO.1-puro non-target shRNA control plasmid DNA has been used as a control during transduction:
  • in tumor cells for multicolour imaging
  • in human adult low calcium temperature keratinocytes
  • in mouse embryonic fibroblasts, to study the biological functions of IP6K1 (inositol hexakisphosphate kinase)
  • to study the function of Zac1 (zinc finger protein regulating apoptosis and cell cycle arrest) expression in astroglial differentiation
To see more application data, protocols, vector maps visit
sigma.com/shrna.

Legal Information

Use of this product is subject to one or more license agreements. For details, please see http://sigmaaldrich.com/missionlicense.
MISSION is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Peroxiredoxin 2 nuclear levels are regulated by circadian clock synchronization in human keratinocytes
Avitabile D, et al.
The International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology, 53(7580), 24-34 (2014)
Deletion of inositol hexakisphosphate kinase 1 (IP6K1) reduces cell migration and invasion, conferring protection from aerodigestive tract carcinoma in mice
Jadav RS, et al.
Cellular Signalling, 28(8), 1124-1136 (2016)
Brain tumour cells interconnect to a functional and resistant network
Osswald M, et al.
Nature, 528(7580), 93-93 (2015)
Murali R Kuracha et al.
PloS one, 12(6), e0179510-e0179510 (2017-06-24)
Mucinous colorectal adenocarcinomas (MCAs) are clinically and morphologically distinct from nonmucinous colorectal cancers (CRCs), show a distinct spectrum of genetic alterations (higher KRAS mutations, lower p53, high MUC2), exhibit more aggressive behavior (more prone to peritoneal dissemination and lymph node...
David M Habiel et al.
Scientific reports, 7(1), 15444-15444 (2017-11-15)
Lung fibrosis is an unabated wound healing response characterized by the loss and aberrant function of lung epithelial cells. Herein, we report that extracellular Clusterin promoted epithelial cell apoptosis whereas intracellular Clusterin maintained epithelium viability during lung repair. Unlike normal...

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