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The Rhodobacter Membrane Protein Expression System

Argonne National Laboratory, Illinois, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

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

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SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 707

Website: www.anl.gov

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