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Title: Artificial oxygen transport protein

This invention provides heme-containing peptides capable of binding molecular oxygen at room temperature. These compounds may be useful in the absorption of molecular oxygen from molecular oxygen-containing atmospheres. Also included in the invention are methods for treating an oxygen transport deficiency in a mammal.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1160127
Report Number(s):
8,846,619
13/254,596
DOE Contract Number:
FG02-05ER46223
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2010 Mar 04
Research Org:
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES