Improving the production of foreign proteins

Jussi Joensuu (Inventor), Eero Mustalahti (Inventor), Andrew Conley (Inventor)

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The present invention concerns a method for improving the expression levels of proteins, wherein hydrophobin fusion proteins are expressed, thereby inducing the formation of protein bodies, and wherein said hydrophobin fusions are co-expressed with a target protein or with a further fusion of the target protein.

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Original languageEnglish
Patent numberUS9133494
IPCC12P 21/ 00 A I
Priority date29/06/12
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jul 2014
MoE publication typeH1 Granted patent


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