Antigens for Use in Loa Loa Microfilariae Quantitative Immunoassays

Loa loa microfilarial-specific peptide sequences that could be used as a research material as well as for development of immunoassays for detection of Loa loa microfilaremia.

Potential Commercial Applications: Competitive Advantages:
  • A research material that can be used in the development of assays, validation of products or in quality control.
  • Speed up product development with NIH developed material that has already been tested and validated.


Thomas Nutman (NIAID)  ➽ more inventions...

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Intellectual Property:
Research Material – Patent protection is not being pursued for this technology. (IC Reference No. 2014-012)

Licensing Contact:
Christopher Kornak, J.D.
Phone: 240-627-3705

OTT Reference No: E-230-2014-0
Updated: Jun 7, 2018