CLIP-tag™ is a modified version of SNAP-tag®, engineered to react with benzylcytosine rather than benzylguanine derivative substrates. When used in conjunction with SNAP-tag, CLIP-tag enables the orthogonal and complementary labeling of two proteins simultaneously in the same cells.
CLIP-tag™ is a trademark of New England Biolabs, Inc.
SNAP-tag® is a registered trademark of New England Biolabs, Inc.
- Cellular Labeling (S9217)
- Cellular Labeling (S9219)
- Cloning of CLIP-tag Fusions in pCLIPf (N9215)
- Expression of CLIP-tag Fusions (N9215)
- Labeling of Proteins in vitro (S9217)
- Labeling of Proteins in vitro (S9219)
- Labeling of Proteins in vitro (S9220)
- Labeling of Proteins in vitro (S9221)
- Use with CLIP-tag substrates (S9220)
- View the video "Fluorescent Labeling of COS-7 Expressing SNAP-tag Fusion Proteins for Live Cell Imaging" in the Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE)
- Instructions for Cellular Labeling (E9200)
- Labeling Proteins in vitro (E9200)
- Cellular Labeling (S9221)
SNAP-tag® Technologies: Tools to Study Protein Function
Read about the NEB’s set of protein tools for the specific labeling (SNAP-, CLIP-, ACP- and MCP-tags) of fusion proteins.
- Cellular Imaging & Analysis Brochure
- Comparison of SNAP-tag®/CLIP-tag™ Technologies to GFP
- SNAP-tag® and CLIP-tag™ Substrate Selection Chart
- Labeling with SNAP-tag® Technology Troubleshooting Guide
- Simultaneous dual protein labeling inside live cells
- Protein localization and translocation
- Pulse-chase experiments
- Receptor internalization studies
- Selective cell surface labeling
- Protein pull-down assays
- Protein detection in SDS-PAGE
- Flow cytometry
- High throughput binding assays in microtiter plates
- Biosensor interaction experiments
- FRET-based binding assays
- Single molecule labeling
- Super-resolution microscopy
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Watch as Chris Provost, of New England Biolabs, performs fluorescent imaging of live COS-7 cells expressing SNAP-tag® fusion proteins.
View an interactive tutorial explaining the mechanism of our SNAP-tag® technologies and reagents available for researchers wishing to study the function and localization of proteins in live or fixed cells.