Comparison List


a.k.a. tgeoRFP

Kaede is a photoconvertible green/yellow fluorescent protein published in 2002, derived from Trachyphyllia geoffroyi. It has moderate acid sensitivity.
Oligomerization Organism Molecular Weight Cofactor
Tetramer Trachyphyllia geoffroyi 25.7 kDa -

FPbase ID: Q31FH


State Ex λ Em λ EC (M-1 cm-1) QY Brightness pKa Maturation (min) Lifetime (ns)
Red 572 580 60,400 0.33 19.93 5.6   4.2
Green 508 518 98,800 0.88 86.94 5.6   3.4


From To Switch λ
Green Red 380


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Kaede Sequence

GenBank: BAC20344


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Primary Reference

An optical marker based on the UV-induced green-to-red photoconversion of a fluorescent protein

Ando R, Hama H, Yamamoto-Hino M, Mizuno H, Miyawaki A

(2002). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 99(20) , 12651-12656. doi: 10.1073/pnas.202320599. Article   Pubmed

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