Myriad Genetics, Emory University, Agilent Technologies | GenomeWeb

Myriad Genetics of Salt Lake City, UT, has received US Patent No. 6,911,311, "Method of detecting protein-protein interactions." The patent covers an in vitro assay system for detecting protein-protein interactions and for selecting compounds capable of modulating protein-protein interactions. Particularly, the invention utilizes inteins, which are peptide sequences capable of directing protein trans-splicing in vitro.

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