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    • Bioinformatic method for identifying surface-anchored proteins from gram-positive bacteria and proteins obtained thereby 

      Hook, Magnus; Xu, Yi; Sillanpaa, Jouko V.; Sthanam, Narayana; Ponnuraj, Karthe; Patti, Joseph M.; Hutchins, Jeff T.; Hall, Andrea; Bowden, Maria G. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2009-11-10)
      A bioinformatic method is provided for identifying and isolating proteins with MSCRAMM®—like characteristics from Gram positive bacteria, such as Enterococcus, Staphylococcus, Streptococcus and Bacillus bacteria, which can ...
    • Collagen binding protein compositions and methods of use 

      Hook, Magnus; Patti, Joseph M.; House-pompeo, Karen; Sthanam, Narayana; Symersky, Jindrich (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2001-09-11)
      Disclosed are the cna gene and cna-derived nucleic acid segments from Staphylococcus aureus, and DNA segments encoding cna from related bacteria. Also disclosed are Col binding protein (CBP) compositions and methods of ...
    • Cross-reactive displacing antibodies from collagen-binding proteins and method of identification and use 

      Hook, Magnus; Xu, Yi; Speziale, Pietro; Visal, Livia; Casolini, Fabrizia; Patti, Joseph M.; Patel, Pratiksha; Domanski, Paul (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2007-07-10)
      Antibodies to the CNA protein and to other regions from the collagen binding domain, including domain CNA19, are provided, and antibodies produced in this manner have been shown to be cross reactive to both Staphylococcus ...
    • Decorin binding protein essential peptides and methods of use 

      Hook, Magnus A.; Brown, Eric L. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2003-02-11)
      Borrelia burgdorferi, the causative agent of Lyme disease, expresses on its surface a decorin binding protein, DbpA and DbpB. Lysine residues necessary for DbpA binding to decorin and DbpA peptides containing these critical ...
    • Monoclonal antibodies recognizing a coagulase-negative staphylococcal protein 

      Patti, Joseph M.; Hutchins, Jeff T.; Hall, Andrea; Santos, Linda; Bowden, Maria; Hook, Magnus (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2013-07-02)
      Monoclonal antibodies which can bind to the SdrF protein of Staphylococcus epidermidis are provided which can be useful in the treatment and protection against infection from staphylococcal bacteria such as Staphylococcus ...
    • Staphylococcal immunotherapeutics via donor selection and donor stimulation 

      Patti, Joseph M.; Foster, Timothy J.; Hook, Magnus (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2004-02-17)
      A method and composition for the passive immunization of patients infected with or susceptible to infection from Staphylococcus bacteria such as S. aureus and S. epidermidis infection is provided that includes the selection ...
    • Surface proteins from gram-positive bacteria having highly conserved motifs and antibodies that recognize them 

      Xu, Yi; Hook, Magnus A. O. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2007-03-27)
      Isolated peptide sequences and proteins containing these sequences are provided which are useful in the prevention and treatment of infection caused by Gram-positive bacteria. The peptide sequences have been shown to be ...