US Patent No. 9,193,758

Conformationally-preorganized, miniPEG-containing γ-peptide nucleic acids
Dec 09, 2015

Carnegie Mellon University has been awarded US Patent No. 9,193,758, "Conformationally-preorganized, miniPEG-containing γ-peptide nucleic acids." 

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