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Genetic element (GENE)
published: 24 Jul 2008 last updated: 24 Feb 2021
Beta-glucuronidase coding sequenceEN
Protein coding sequence
The uidA gene expresses beta-glucuronidase (GUS). Expression of this enzyme allows detection in the laboratory of transformed cells by using a simple colour change assay. Typically used as a reporter gene or visual marker gene.EN