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Stock IDSD02484
Strain NameMREI-∆BTU2-8
SpeciesT. thermophila
Genetic Descriptionmpr1-1/mpr1-1 (btu1-? [∆2,3,4] ; BTU2/btu2-?[∆::neo1]; ?)
MAC Knockins/outsBTU1 has the REI removed from the MREI at start of protien, BTU2 partically replaced by btu2::neo1
MIC Knockins/outs
Gene of InterestBTU (TTHERM_00348510)1, BTU2 (TTHERM_00836580)
CommentsOriginal strain B6-D(VB1 cells with BTU1,MREI has REI deleted but rest of BTU1 is WT, the VB1 mutation L350 to M350 is back to L350 so no longer hyper sensitive to taxol) This cell was somatically transformed. Need to check to see if all the BTU1 is replaced.

From the Gorovsky lab, University of Rochester.
Research Resource IdentifierTSC_SD02484
Requires MTA?No
Academic cost $45