Patent Number: 6,251,365

Title: Specific magnetosome, method for the production and use thereof

Abstract: A magnetosome comprising a magnetite monocrystal having a maximum diameter of 45 nm surrounded by a phospholipid membrane.

Inventors: Bauerlein; Edmund (Munchen, DE), Schuler; Dirk (Stassfurt, DE), Reszka; Regina (Schwanebeck, DE), Pauser; Sabine (Berlin, DE)

Assignee: Max-Delbruck-Centrum fur Molekulare Medizin and Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Forderung der Wissenschaften E.V.

International Classification: A61K 33/26 (20060101); A61K 41/00 (20060101); A61K 49/18 (20060101); A61K 49/06 (20060101); A61K 48/00 (20060101); A61N 2/00 (20060101); A61N 2/06 (20060101); C12N 15/87 (20060101); C12N 15/88 (20060101); A61B 005/55 (); A61B 009/127 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018