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  • E. coli K12 CAG626

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    A suspension of E. coli K12 CAG626 which has been grown in LB medium and brought to 50% glycerol.


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    Properties and Usage

    Storage Temperature


    Antibiotic Resistance

    • str

    Growth Media


    Growth Temperature

    37 °C


    1. CAG626 is EcoK r+m+, so plasmids have to be modified (i.e., come from an m+ strain such as TB1, JM83, JM107, etc.) in order to get transformants; the transformation frequency is 10-100x down from other common strains used for recombinant DNA work.


    1. Grossman, A.D., Burgess, W.W. and Gross, C.A. (1983). Cell. 32, 151-159.
    2. Chung, C.H. and Goldberg, A.L. (1981). Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 78

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