Reporter Systems

  • Debyra Groskreutz
  • Elaine T. Schenborn
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology™ book series (MIMB, volume 63)


Genetic reporter systems have contributed greatly to the study of eukaryotic gene expression and regulation. This chapter will describe what an ideal reporter system is and outline the many uses of genetic reporters. Furthermore, the currently available reporter genes and assays will be described in terms of their specific applications and limitations.


Green Fluorescent Protein Reporter Gene Reporter Vector Reporter System Multiple Cloning Site 
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  • Debyra Groskreutz
    • 1
  • Elaine T. Schenborn
    • 1
  1. 1.Promega Corp.Oregon

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