How to name a clone?

iwilson at iwilson at
Fri Dec 10 13:36:40 EST 1993

In article <9312092255.AA14481 at>, peijunz at writes:
> Hi netters,
> When you got a clone (cDNA clone or genomic DNA clone), you need to
> name it. I was wondering if there is any rule to do this. I recently got
> a cDNA clone of cysteine proteinase from wheat (my insert is in
> pBluescript). What name could I give to my clone?
> Any ideas and suggestions are highly appreciated.
Why not pPZ... Lots of people name their clone after themselves!

Iain Wilson
iwilson at

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