Table 1. Overview of cyanobacterial promoters
CharacteristicsExampleReferences
ConstitutivePcpc560(Huang et al., 2010; Zhou et al., 2014; Englund et al., 2016; Ruffing et al., 2016; Ferreira et al., 2018; Li et al., 2018; Liu and Pakrasi, 2018)
Inducible
CO2PcpcB(Sengupta et al., 2019)
CobaltPcoaT(Peca et al., 2008; Guerrero et al., 2012; Englund et al., 2016)
CopperPpetE(Briggs et al., 1990; Guerrero et al., 2012; Englund et al., 2016)
Green-lightPcpcG2(Abe et al., 2014a)
Heavy metalsPsmt(Guerrero et al., 2012)
LightPpsbA2(Englund et al., 2016; Li et al., 2018)
NickelPnrsB(Peca et al., 2008; Englund et al., 2016)
NitritePnirA(Qi et al., 2005)
RhamnosePrhaBAD(Kelly et al., 2018)
UV-BPpsbA3(Máté et al., 1998)
ZincPziaA(Peca et al., 2008; Englund et al., 2016)
Repressible
CO2Prbc(Sengupta et al., 2019)
High light intensityPcpcB(Sengupta et al., 2019)
LacI (IPTG Inducible)Ptrc(Huang et al., 2010; Guerrero et al., 2012; Oliver et al., 2013; Markley et al., 2015; Ferreira et al., 2018; Li et al., 2018)
TetR (aTc Inducible)L03(Huang and Lindblad, 2013; Zess et al., 2016; Ferreira et al., 2018)