In the third episode of our Hot Plasmids podcast series, you'll learn about optogenetics tools for controlling protein activity, methods for increasing CRISPR editing efficiency, new CRISPR base editors, DIY DNA ladders. You can find additional hot plasmids in our quarterly newsletter or on our hot plasmids webpage.
Hot plasmids covered in this segment
Hot Plasmid 1: Photocleaveable PhoCl protein for controlling molecular processes with light.
Hot Plasmid 2: Ouabain selection for increased CRISPR editing efficiency.
Hot Plasmid 3: CRISPR base editors with enhanced range and specificity.
Hot Plasmid 4: pPSU Plasmids for generating DNA molecular weight markers.
Special thanks to our sound engineer/producer, Eddy Page!
Edward B. Page is a Digital Media Production Specialist at Addgene. He is the audio engineer and producer for the Addgene Podcast.
Additional Resources on the Addgene Blog
- Listen to Our Podcast Interview with Eye Researcher Connie Cepko
- Get Advice on Picking a Graduate Lab and Project
- Check Out 5 Science Videos from Tom McFadden
Resources at Addgene.org