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Design of mutated forms of human serum albumin with altered metal binding characteristics for pharmacological or cell culture uses.

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Stephen Berezenko (Inventor), Peter J Sadler (Inventor), Alan James Stewart (Inventor), Claudia A Blindauer (Inventor), Kerry E Bunyan (Inventor)

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The present invention relates to mutated forms of serum albumin, which display altered metal binding and/or other characteristics with respect to a native albumin from which the mutant has been derived, as well as uses of such mutant albumins in the medical field or in growth of cells in culture.


Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO/2004/011499
IPCC07K 14/765 (2006.01)
Publication statusPublished - 5 Feb 2004

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