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a.k.a. H9-40

Sapphire is a basic (constitutively fluorescent) long stokes shift fluorescent protein published in 1998, derived from Aequorea victoria. It is reported to be a rapidly-maturing weak dimer with low acid sensitivity.
Oligomerization Organism Molecular Weight Cofactor
Weak dimer Aequorea victoria 26.8 kDa -

FPbase ID: G4VP2


Ex λ Em λ EC (M-1 cm-1) QY Brightness pKa Maturation (min) Lifetime (ns)
399 511 29,000 0.64 18.56 4.9 38.4  


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Sapphire Sequence

Sapphire was derived from avGFP with the following mutations: S72A/Y145F/T203I/H231L



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