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Thermus thermophilus Expression plasmid

Thermus thermophilus HB8 expression plasmids were constructed by “Whole-Cell Project of a Model Organism, Thermus thermophilus HB8” ( and deposited by Dr. Seiki Kuramitsu.

How to obtain Expression clones

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Plasmid clones for producing recombinant protein of Thermus thermophilus HB8 gene products in E. coli.
Clone(s) is shipped as DNA solution in TE buffer in individual tube.

Outside database

Please find ID of individual clone(s) using the following outside database
or this summary table.


Please specify ID (ex. TEx01A01 or PC010526-41) of individual clone(s).

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In publishing the research results obtained by use of the BIOLOGICAL RESOURCE, the USER is expected to cite the following literature.
(Yokoyama et al., 2000, Nature Struct. Biol. 7, 943-945).

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Data Sheet

1. Thermus thermophilus HB8 expression plasmid
1.1 Strain information
Species Thermus thermophilus
Strain Thermus thermophilus HB8
1.2 Clone information
Vector pET-11a (Ampr), pET-11b (Ampr) or pET-3a (Ampr)
Insert genomic DNA
Host Plasmid was amplified using DH5alpha, E. coli
Clone data is available at the “Download” page at?
1.3 Reference
1 Yokoyama, S., Hirota, H., Kigawa, T., Yabuki, T., Shirouzu, M., Terada, T., Ito, Y., Matsuno, Y. Kuroda, Y., Nishimura, Y., Kyogoku, Y., Miki, K., Masui, R., Kuramitsu, S. (2000)? Structual genomics projects in Japan. Nature Struct. Biol. 7, 943-945.
3 Summary of constructed clones
4 Whole Cell Project Database

List of publication using this resource

Catalog No. Title Journal Author PMID
(7723) T. thermophilus HB8 Disruption Plasmid TTHA1619 N7-Methylguanine at position 46 (m7G46) in tRNA from Thermus thermophilus is required for cell viability at high temperatures through a tRNA modification network. Nucleic Acids Res. 2009 Nov 24. [Epub ahead of print] (2009). Tomikawa, C., Yokogawa, T., Kanai, T., Hori, H. 19934251
(6078) Thermus thermophilus expression plasmids

TTHA0132? TTHA0271 TTHA0281? TTHA0341

TTHA1053? TTHA1091 TTHA1199? TTHA1275

TTHA1359? TTHA1671 TTHA1699? TTHA1713

TTHA1838? TTHA1897 TTHB192

Thermus thermophilus-derived protein tags that aid in preparation of insoluble viral proteins. Anal. Biochem. 385 (2): 278-285 (2009). Kondo, N., Ebihara, A., Ru, H., Kuramitsu, S., Iwamoto, A., Rao, Z., Matsuda, Z. 19084492

List of Related Articles of This Resource

Title Journal Author PMID
Molecular mechanisms of the whole DNA repair system: a comparison of bacterial and eukaryotic systems. J. Nucleic Acids 2010:179594 (2010). Morita, R., Nakane, S., Shimada, A., Inoue, M., Iino, H., Wakamatsu, T., Fukui, K., Nakagawa, N., Masui, R., Kuramitsu, S. 20981145
Discovery and Analysis of Cofactor-dependent Phosphoglycerate Mutase Homologs as Novel Phosphoserine Phosphatases in Hydrogenobacter thermophilus. J Biol Chem. 287 (15): 11934-11941 (2012). Chiba, Y., Oshima, K., Arai, H., Ishii, M., Igarashi, Y. 22337887

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