Vectors for Human CSTA

Gene Information

  • Offical Gene Symbol CSTA
  • Species Human (Homo sapiens)
  • Offical Full Name cystatin A
  • Other Aliases AREI; PSS4; STF1; STFA
  • Other Desigations cystatin-A; cystatin A (stefin A); cystatin AS
  • Gene Type protein-coding
  • Summary
    The cystatin superfamily encompasses proteins that contain multiple cystatin-like sequences. Some of the members are active cysteine protease inhibitors, while others have lost or perhaps never acquired this inhibitory activity. There are three inhibitory families in the superfamily, including the type 1 cystatins (stefins), type 2 cystatins, and kininogens. This gene encodes a stefin that functions as a cysteine protease inhibitor, forming tight complexes with papain and the cathepsins B, H, and L. The protein is one of the precursor proteins of cornified cell envelope in keratinocytes and plays a role in epidermal development and maintenance. Stefins have been proposed as prognostic and diagnostic tools for cancer. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
  • NCBI Gene ID 1475
  • RefSeq Transcript
  • RefSeq Protein
  • External Links NCBI  | OMIM  | Ensembl  | HGNCUCSC Genome Browser View

Popular Vector Designs for Human CSTA(These vectors can be made very quickly)

Gene Expression Vectors
These designs are created with VectorBuilder’s standard backbones containing a ubiquitous promoter driving the ORF of your gene. A marker (e.g. EGFP) is placed in the vector where appropriate.
Vector Description Vector Type Marker Price
Human CSTA expression regular plasmid vector Mammalian Gene Expression Vector   Guide  From $159
Human CSTA expression lentivirus vector Mammalian Gene Expression Lentiviral Vector   Guide  From $159
Human CSTA expression adenovirus vector Mammalian Gene Expression Adenoviral Vector   Guide  From $159
Human CSTA expression AAV vector Mammalian Gene Expression AAV Vector   Guide  From $159
Human CSTA expression PiggyBac vector Mammalian Gene Expression PiggyBac Vector   Guide  From $159
shRNA Knockdown Vectors
These designs are created with VectorBuilder’s standard backbones containing a U6 promoter driving an shRNA targeting your gene of interest. A marker (e.g. EGFP) is placed in the vector where appropriate.
Vector Description Vector Type Marker Price
Human CSTA shRNA lentivirus vector Mammalian shRNA Knockdown Lentiviral Vector   Guide  $99
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Human CSTA shRNA adenovirus vector Mammalian shRNA Knockdown Adenoviral Vector   Guide  $269
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Human CSTA shRNA AAV vector Mammalian shRNA Knockdown AAV Vector   Guide  $99
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Human CSTA shRNA PiggyBac vector Mammalian shRNA Knockdown PiggyBac Vector   Guide  $99
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CRISPR Vectors
These designs are created with VectorBuilder’s standard backbones containing a U6 promoter driving a gRNA targeting your gene of interest. A marker (e.g. EGFP) is place in the vector where appropriate.
Vector Description Vector Type Marker Price
Human CSTA CRISPR regular plasmid vector Mammalian CRISPR Vector (Single gRNA)   Guide  $99
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Human CSTA CRISPR lentivirus vector Mammalian CRISPR Lentiviral Vector (Single gRNA)   Guide  $99
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Human CSTA CRISPR adenovirus vector Mammalian CRISPR Adenoviral Vector (Single gRNA)   Guide  $269
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