surfactant protein B


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surfactant protein B

a protein crucial for surfactant function.
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Surfaxin(R) contains the novel, proprietary peptide sinapultide, which was designed to completely mimic the human surfactant protein B (SP-B).
Discovery's Surfaxin is the first humanized peptide-based surfactant that mimics the human surfactant protein B, considered physiologically the most important of the four major proteins found in human lung surfactants.
KL4-peptide (sinapultide), a 21 amino acid peptide modeled after human surfactant protein B (SP-B).
Surfaxin(TM) contains the novel, proprietary peptide sinapultide which was designed to completely mimic the human surfactant protein B (SP-B).