Bruce A. Macher - Corte Madera CA
John B. Briggs - San Anselmo CA
Glycomed Incorporated - Alameda CA
Peptides are described and methods of using the peptides to treat or prevent disease which peptides are described by the formula:
SEQ. ID NO:1
wherein X is an aromatic amino acid, and n is 1, 2, or 3; X' is either a non-polar or polar uncharged amino acid, and n' is 1, 2, or 3; X" is a basic amino acid, and n" is 1 or 2.