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a.k.a. mKusabira-Orange-kappa

mKOκ is a basic (constitutively fluorescent) orange fluorescent protein published in 2008, derived from Verrillofungia concinna. It has low acid sensitivity.
Oligomerization Organism Molecular Weight Cofactor
Monomer Verrillofungia concinna 24.5 kDa -

FPbase ID: HMK8R


Ex λ Em λ EC (M-1 cm-1) QY Brightness pKa Maturation (min) Lifetime (ns)
551 563 105,000 0.61 64.05 4.2    


t1/2 (s) Power Light Mode In Cell Fusion ˚C Reference
50.0 0.19 (W/cm2) Laser Point Scanning Confocal Tsutsui et al. (2008)

mKOκ Sequence

mKOκ was derived from mKO with the following mutations: K48E/P69V/K184E/K187E/S191D/S195G/L209Q
amino acid numbers relative to KO. show relative to mKO



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Primary Reference

Additional References

  1. Two-photon absorption properties of fluorescent proteins

    Drobizhev M, Makarov Ns, Tillo Se, Hughes Te, Rebane A

    (2011). Nature Methods, 8(5) , 393-399. doi: 10.1038/nmeth.1596. Article   Pubmed

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