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Title: Cyanochrome fluorophores

Genetically-engineered cyanochrome fluorophore molecules (fluorophores) with increased fluorescence and with absorbing fluorescence in the blue and green (blue/green) portion of the light spectrum are provided. These fluorophores are derived from the domains of phytochromes, and in particular cyanobacterial phytochromes. Methods for generating these fluorophores and various applications of these fluorophores are also provided.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1257385
Assignee:
WISCONSIN ALUMNI RESEARCH FOUNDATION (Madison, WI) CHO
Patent Number(s):
9,365,623
Application Number:
14/464,751
Contract Number:
FG02-88ER13968
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Aug 21
Research Org:
WISCONSIN ALUMNI RESEARCH FOUNDATION, Madison, WI (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

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