Patent Number: 6,251,661

Title: Seamless capsule for synthesizing biopolymer and method for producing the same

Abstract: This invention provides a seamless capsule for synthesizing biopolymer, comprising: (a) an aqueous mixture for synthesizing biopolymer, (b) a seamless capsule layer encapsulating said aqueous mixture, formed from polysaccharide or protein, and, (c) a viscous liquid intermediate layer, present between said aqueous mixture and said seamless capsule layer, which is immiscible with water, wherein said seamless capsule has a diameter of 0.01 to 10.0 mm. This invention can also provide a method for producing the seamless capsule.

Inventors: Urabe; Itaru (Akashi, JP), Yomo; Tetsuya (Toyonaka, JP), Yamamoto; Keizo (Kitakatsuragi-gun, JP), Sunohara; Hideki (Osaka, JP), Kamaguchi; Ryosei (Osaka, JP), Hatano; Yumi (Osaka, JP)

Assignee: Morishita Jintan Co., Ltd.

International Classification: B01J 13/04 (20060101); C12N 11/02 (20060101); C12N 11/00 (20060101); C12M 001/34 (); C12Q 001/68 (); C07H 021/02 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018