Minimal Promoters

VectorBuilder offers many popular vector components that users can choose from when designing their vectors. The tables below provide detailed information on these popular components, which are listed separately by category.
Minimal Promoters
Name Description Application Notes References Sequence
Hsp68 Mouse heat-shock protein 68 minimal promoter Strong core promoter; suitable for driving gene expression in vivo. Development. 105:707 (1989) View
miniCMV Human cytomegalovirus minimal promoter Weak basal activity Gene Ther. 16:43 (2009) View
minP Synthetic minimal promoter composed of TATA box and transcription start site Basal activity weaker than miniCMV Developed by Promega View
SCP1 Super core promoter 1 minimal promoter, synthetic core promoter Basal activity stronger than miniCMV but weaker than Hsp68 Nat Methods. 3:917 (2006) View