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Unique nucleotide and amino acid sequence and uses thereof
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2000-01-25)
Provided are hydrophobic targeting sequences, which may serve to target heterologous proteins to a variety of cellular membranes. In particular, the structural components of the nuclear envelope, or those components which ...
Oral immunization with transgenic plants
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2001-02-27)
The oral vaccines and oral vaccine adjuvants of the present invention are produced in transgenic plants and then administered through the consumption of the transgenic plant. DNA sequences both natural and synthetic encoding ...
Nucleic acid encoding feline CD86
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2006-07-18)
The present invention provides isolated and purified DNA encoding feline CD80 (B7-1) ligand, feline CD86 (B7-2) ligand, feline CD28 receptor, or feline CTLA-4 (CD152) receptor, as well as vectors comprising nucleic acid ...
DbpA compositions and methods of use
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2001-11-06)
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 ...
Stem-regulated, plant defense promoter and uses thereof in tissue-specific expression in monocots
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2007-08-07)
The invention is directed to isolated promoters from stem-regulated, defense-inducible genes, such as JAS promoters. The promoters are useful in expression cassettes and expression vectors for the transformation of plants. ...
Polypeptides and polynucleotides from coagulase-negative staphylococci
(United States. Patent and Trademark Office, 2003-10-21)
Isolated proteins, designated SdrF, SdrG and SdrH, and their corresponding amino acid and nucleic acid sequences are provided which are useful in the prevention and treatment of infection caused by coagulase-negative ...