A synthetic polypeptide has at least one antigenic property of the envelope protein of at least one strain of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), said polypeptide consists substantially of an amino acid sequence of the formula (I): X-R1-Leu-R2-Leu-Thr-Val-Trp-Gly-R3-Lys-Y. The peptides are similar to certain epitopes of HIV envelope proteins.

Title
Synthetic polypeptides
Application Number
93105907
Publication Number
1082053
Application Date
April 16, 1993
Publication Date
February 16, 1994
Inventor
Roger Aston
Barry Robson
Robert Vincent Fishleigh
Agent
LI YING
Assignee
Proteus Molecular Design
IPC
C07K 07/08
A61K 37/02