The Rhodobacter Membrane Protein Expression System
Argonne National Laboratory, Illinois, United States
This expression system has been designed to yield functional membrane proteins by coordinating synthesis of the foreign membrane proteins and the Rhodobacter membrane into which they are incorporated. Applications for this product include: drug design, testing, and delivery, crop improvement, structural and functional genomics, bioengineering, and protein therapeutics.
Primary Application Area: Biotech & Biological Sciences
Technology Development Status: Commercial Product
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 8
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Value Proposition: Rhodobacter Membrane Protein Expression System is a unique, proven, integrated, and easy-to-use system with the potential to reshape the thinking of the scientific community concerning its ability to produce and study membrane proteins efficiently.It can overexpress and purify foreign membrane proteins leading to new medications, foods and biofuels.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 707
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Government Funding/Support to Date:
Primary Sources of Funding: Federal Grant
Looking for: Development / License Partners