Patent Number: 6,169,071

Title: Compounds and methods for modulating cell adhesion

Abstract: Cyclic peptides and compositions comprising such cyclic peptides are provided. The cyclic peptides comprise a cadherin cell adhesion recognition sequence HAV. Methods for using such peptides and compositions for modulating cadherin-mediated cell adhesion in a variety of contexts are also provided.

Inventors: Blaschuk; Orest W. (Westmount, CA), Gour; Barbara J. (Montreal, CA)

Assignee: McGill University

International Classification: C07K 7/56 (20060101); C07K 7/64 (20060101); C07K 7/06 (20060101); C07K 7/00 (20060101); C07K 14/435 (20060101); C07K 14/705 (20060101); A61K 38/00 (20060101); A61K 038/00 (); A61K 038/12 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018