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a.k.a. sky lantern for nonlinear structured illumination

Skylan-NS is a photoswitchable green fluorescent protein published in 2016, derived from Lobophyllia hemprichii. It has moderate acid sensitivity.
Oligomerization Organism Molecular Weight Cofactor
Monomer Lobophyllia hemprichii 25.7 kDa -


State Ex λ Em λ EC (M-1 cm-1) QY Brightness pKa Maturation (min) Lifetime (ns)
On 499 511 133,770 0.59 78.92 5.7    


From To Switch λ
Off On 405
On Off 488


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Skylan-NS Sequence

Skylan-NS was derived from mEos3.1 with the following mutations: H62L



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Primary Reference

Highly photostable, reversibly photoswitchable fluorescent protein with high contrast ratio for live-cell superresolution microscopy

Zhang X, Zhang M, Li D, He W, Peng J, Betzig E, Xu P

(2016). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113(37) , 10364-10369. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1611038113. Article   Pubmed

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