Soybean cDNA library Gm-c1010

Clones from this library are available from
    Biogenetic Services
    801 32nd Ave.
    Brookings, SD 57006 USA
    phone: 800 423 4163

To insure that credit is given to the laboratory and scientists donating this valuable resource to the scientific community, the information provided with the library must be maintained and included with any transfer of biological materials or data derived from the library.

Source of Library (Donor):
Dr. Lila O. Vodkin       Phone:   217 244 6147       e-mail:
University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana              
Department of Crop Science        
384 Edward R. Madigan Laboratory        
1201 W. Gregory Drive        
Urbana, IL 61801        

Short Description of Library:
The cDNA library was constructed from mRNA isolated from young cotyledons (2 cm long of 12 week old greenhouse grown plants). The library was prepared using the Stratagene pBluescript II SK (+) library construction kit. Complementary DNA was synthesized from mRNA using a primer consisting of a poly(dT) sequence with an XhoI restriction site. Eco RI adaptors were ligated to the blunt-ended cDNA fragments followed by Xho I digestion. The cDNA fragments were directionally cloned into the Eco RI-XhoI restriction site of the pBluescript vector. The ligated cDNA fragments were transformed into XL 10 Gold ultracompetent host cells.

Average insert size = 1.2kb for whites


Young colyledons, greenhouse grown

Vector Information:
The cDNA library was prepared using the pBluescript II SK (+) vector (Stratagene) to generate a plasmid library. The vector provides ampicillin resistance and allows blue-white color selection for recombinant phagemids. The cloned cDNA fragment can be amplified by the polymerase chain reaction using one of the following vector primer pair combinations: T3 and T7 or M13 universal and M13 reverse.

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