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WARF: P96200US

  • Assigned to WARF as biological material.

Bone Morphogenetic Protein-1 Biological Materials


INVENTORS -

Daniel Greenspan, Kazuhiko Takahara

The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) is seeking commercial partners interested in developing materials for expressing BMP-1.
OVERVIEWBone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) are critical for the formation of cartilage and its conversion into bone.
THE INVENTIONUW-Madison researchers have developed DNA clones, antibodies, vectors and cell lines for expressing bone morphogenetic protein-1 (BMP-1). These materials can be used to produce recombinant BMP-1.
APPLICATIONS
  • Detecting BMP-1 protein and RNA
KEY BENEFITS
  • Potentially useful in high throughput screening for inhibitors of BMP-1
  • May be used in X-ray crystallography prior to drug design
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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Contact Information
For current licensing status, please contact Rafael Diaz at rdiaz@warf.org or 608-960-9847.
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