Comparison List


similar: mPA-GFP

PA-GFP is a photoactivatable green fluorescent protein published in 2002, derived from Aequorea victoria.
Oligomerization Organism Molecular Weight Cofactor
Monomer Aequorea victoria 27.0 kDa -

FPbase ID: 7QYHY


State Ex λ Em λ EC (M-1 cm-1) QY Brightness pKa Maturation (min) Lifetime (ns)
On 504 517 17,400 0.79 13.75      


From To Switch λ
Off On 400


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PA-GFP Sequence

PA-GFP was derived from avGFP with the following mutations: M1_S2insV/V163A/T203H/H231L



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Primary Reference

A Photoactivatable GFP for Selective Photolabeling of Proteins and Cells

Patterson Gh

(2002). Science, 297(5588) , 1873-1877. doi: 10.1126/science.1074952. Article   Pubmed

Additional References

  1. Structure and Mechanism of the Photoactivatable Green Fluorescent Protein

    Henderson Jn, Gepshtein R, Heenan Jr, Kallio K, Huppert D, Remington Sj

    (2009). Journal of the American Chemical Society, 131(12) , 4176-4177. doi: 10.1021/ja808851n. Article   Pubmed

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