Patent Number: 6,165,472

Title: folC from Streptococcus pneumoniae

Abstract: The invention provides folC polypeptides and DNA (RNA) encoding folC polypeptides and methods for producing such polypeptides by recombinant techniques. Also provided are methods for utilizing folC polypeptides to screen for antibacterial compounds.

Inventors: Pearson; Stewart Campbell (Berwyn, PA), Greenwood; Rebecca Claire (Berwyn, PA)

Assignee: SmithKline Beecham Corporation

International Classification: C07K 14/315 (20060101); C12N 9/00 (20060101); C07K 14/195 (20060101); A61K 39/00 (20060101); A61K 039/00 (); A61K 039/38 (); A61K 039/02 (); C12N 001/00 (); C07K 001/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2013