Indian University Technology Database

Life Sciences

Intercalation of Tetracycline with Genomic DNA
Ref No:KAFx01/010
Sub Class: Biology and Biotechnology
Technology Outcome: Process
Development Status: Not Patented
IPR Status:
Technology Description: The process uses the property of intercalation to understand the transcriptional blocking of genomic sequences of malignant cells by selective drugs, ultimately leading to frame shift mutation wherein transcriptional reading is either advanced or retarded, leading to prevention of cancerous growth. The application areas are pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, genomics and healthcare.
Technology owner: R & D institute
Suggested transfer means: Know How, Design Consultancy
Type of technology partner sought: Pharmaceutical and Biotechnological firms
Geographical areas where partners are sought: Worldwide
Source: Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning (Deemed University)