At Last: Erythropoietin as a Single Glycoform (pages 11576–11584)
Dr. Ping Wang, Dr. Suwei Dong, Dr. John A. Brailsford, Dr. Karthik Iyer, Dr. Steven D. Townsend, Dr. Qiang Zhang, Dr. Ronald C. Hendrickson, Dr. JaeHung Shieh, Dr. Malcolm A. S. Moore and Prof. Samuel J. Danishefsky
Article first published online: 25 SEP 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/anie.201206090
Wild thing: The first total synthesis of wild-type erythropoietin glycoprotein (see picture) has been accomplished. The erythropoietic activity of the synthetic folded protein has been demonstrated.