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mCarmine is a basic (constitutively fluorescent) far red fluorescent protein published in 2018, derived from Entacmaea quadricolor. It has moderate acid sensitivity.
Oligomerization Organism Molecular Weight Cofactor
Monomer Entacmaea quadricolor 27.7 kDa -

FPbase ID: LG377


Ex λ Em λ EC (M-1 cm-1) QY Brightness pKa Maturation (min) Lifetime (ns)
603 675 83,000 0.07 5.81 5.58    


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mCarmine Sequence

mCarmine was derived from mNeptune684 with the following mutations: C61S/T103K/A104V/T105K/H157Y/P159T/I171Q/C172T/N173F
amino acid numbers relative to eqFP578. show relative to mNeptune684

GenBank: MH062789


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Primary Reference

Imaging-Based Screening Platform Assists Protein Engineering

Fabritius A, Ng D, Kist Am, Erdogan M, Portugues R, Griesbeck O

(2018). Cell Chemical Biology, , . doi: 10.1016/j.chembiol.2018.08.008. Article   Pubmed

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