found in the capsid
of the Sendai virus
which is exceptionally good at binding to the cytoplasmic membrane
s of many animal
cells. The protein is therefore used to make fusogenic vesicle
s for the purpose of delivering therapeutic drugs
or other chemicals directly into cells
From the BioTech Dictionary at http://biotech.icmb.utexas.edu/. For further information see the BioTech homenode.