keyhole limpet

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Related to keyhole limpet: Fissurellidae
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Noun1.Keyhole limpet - marine limpet having a conical shell with an opening at the apexkeyhole limpet - marine limpet having a conical shell with an opening at the apex
limpet - any of various usually marine gastropods with low conical shells; found clinging to rocks in littoral areas
Fissurella, genus Fissurella - type genus of the family Fissurellidae: keyhole limpets
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Stellar Biotechnologies Inc is the leader in sustainable manufacture of Keyhole Limpet Hemocyanin (KLH), an immune-stimulating protein utilized as a carrier molecule in therapeutic vaccine pipelines (targeting cancers, immune disorders, Alzheimer's and inflammatory diseases) and for assessing immune system function.
Endoscopy of gastropods: a novel view of the mantle cavities and gills of the keyhole limpet Diodora aspera and the abalone Haliotis rufescens.
IFNI[+ or -] is a key component of Neovacs' lead therapeutic candidate, IFNI[+ or -] Kinoid, which is composed of inactivated IFNI[+ or -] coupled with a carrier protein, keyhole limpet hemocyanin.
(Nasdaq: SBOT) is a sustainable manufacture of Keyhole Limpet Hemocyanin (KLH), an important immune-stimulating protein used in wide-ranging therapeutic and diagnostic markets.
have entered a joint venture agreement to manufacture and sell conjugated therapeutic vaccines using Stellar's Keyhole Limpet Hemocyanin (KLH).
ABSTRACT The wavy turban snail Megastraea undosa and keyhole limpet Megathura crenulata, two gastropods with commercial importance, five macroalgae, and one seagrass were collected at Bahia Tortugas, Baja California Sur, Mexico, for analysis of stable isotope ratios.
First, the scientists conjugated various synthetic peptides, homologous to the gluten amino acid sequence, to keyhole limpet hemocyanin, a carrier protein.
They sit there, alongside the Japanese moon shell, and the red-rayed keyhole limpet which hails from the Caribbean, brought back by the naval and military members of the family travelling the world as part and parcel of their careers.
Such oligomeric forms are the hemocyanin of bivalve, Yoldia thraciaeformis and keyhole limpet, Megathura crenulata (Gebauer et al., 1994; Swerdlow et al., 1996; Harris and Markl, 1999; Markl et al., 2001).
A synthetic peptide from P110 protein was conjugated to Keyhole Limpet Hemocyanin (KLH) and used for immunization of a white New Zealand rabbit.