Patent Number: 7,029,846

Title: Site-specific protein modification

Abstract: Site-specific modified proteins and method for producing site-specific modified proteins using amino acid analogs are disclosed. Methods for labeling proteins at a desired site in the presence of nucleophilic side chains, including lysine and cysteine side chains, are also disclosed. Methods for labeling the site-specific modified proteins are also disclosed.

Inventors: Rana; Tariq M. (Shrewsbury, MA), Tamilarasu; Natarajan (Highland Park, NJ)

Assignee: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

International Classification: C12Q 1/68 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 4/18/02018