Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Therapeutics & Vaccines
Therapeutics Vaccines
Botulinum Neurotoxin A Receptor And The Use Thereof
WARF: P05381US

Inventors: Edwin Chapman, Min Dong

The Invention
The present invention is based on the identification of synaptic vessel glycoprotein SV2 as the BoNT/A receptor and the further identification of various BoNT/A-binding fragments of SV2. The disclosure here provides new tools for diagnosing and treating botulism.
Additional Information
For More Information About the Inventors
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