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Enabling Technology for Testing Gene Function in Wool Follicle Growth and Development and SGP Hair Follicle License

Project start date: 01 September 2005
Project end date: 01 July 2009
Publication date: 01 July 2009
Project status: Completed
Livestock species: Sheep, Lamb


MLAs share of IP costs ($153.00 for patent protection whilst we sought animal health pharmaceutical company interest in licensing a hair follicle compound screening assay. This IP emanated from the Sheep Genomics Program and was jointly owned by AWI, AgResearch (NZ) and MLA. The patent application was entitled DERMAL PAPILLA CELL AGGREGATION NZ572528