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Bioinformatic method for identifying surface-anchored proteins from gram-positive bacteria and proteins obtained thereby
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2010-12-14)
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 ...
Decorin binding protein compositions and methods of use
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2001-06-19)
Disclosed are the dbp gene and dbp-derived nucleic acid segments from Borrelia burgdorferi, the etiological agent of Lyme disease, and DNA segments encoding dbp from related borrelias. Also disclosed are decorin binding ...
Staphylococcal immunotherapeutics via donor selection and donor stimulation
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 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 ...
MHC II analog from Staphylococcus aureus
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 1997-07-15)
Staphylococcus aureus can bind a number of different extracellular matrix proteins. Recent studies have shown that one particular Staphylococcus protein has the capacity of binding several different matrix proteins. The ...
Fibronectin binding protein compositions and methods of use
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2006-10-31)
Disclosed are antibodies that block the binding of fibronectin protein to fibronectin. Also disclosed are site specifically-mutated and truncated peptide epitopes derived from the fnbA and fnbB genes of Staphylococcus ...