dc.contributor.authorMao, Ning
dc.identifier.citationMao, N. (2012, March). Modify the "vault" for a better drug delivery capsule. Presented at Discover URECA @ NTU poster exhibition and competition, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.en_US
dc.description.abstractThe vault is a protein naturally occurring in most eukaryotic-cell organisms, except for fruit fly, a type of worm and yeast. It is most frequently suggested with some transportation function within the cell. The key components in the vault we are manipulating are the major vault proteins (MVPs) (green) and the minimal interacting domain (mINT) (red). Naturally the vault can disassemble under a pH lower than 4. The vault can be a good drug delivery capsule, due to its large capacity and bio-compatibility. Therapeutic molecules can be fused to mINT and easily enclosed into the vault shell. [Peer Assessment Review]en_US
dc.rights© 2012 The Author(s).en_US
dc.titleModify the "vault" for a better drug delivery capsuleen_US
dc.typeStudent Research Poster
dc.contributor.schoolSchool of Chemical and Biomedical Engineeringen_US
dc.contributor.supervisorLim Sierinen_US
dc.description.degreeStudent Research Posteren_US

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