Promoter Activity Reporters: CAT or Luciferase?

Nick Theodorakis nick_theodorakis at
Thu Feb 19 23:59:41 EST 2004

On 20 Feb 2004 02:46:49 -0000, Zhonglin.Chai at ("Zhonglin
Chai") wrote:

>Hello All,
>I need to make reporter constructs to study a promoter and the regulation o=
>f its activity. I wonder if I should go for CAT or luciferase system?=20

Do you have a luminometer available? If so, use luciferase.


Nick Theodorakis
nick_theodorakis at
nicholas_theodorakis [at] urmc [dot] rochester [dot] edu 

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