Patent Number: 6,165,744

Title: Isolation and characterization of cDNAs coding for the .alpha., .beta., and .gamma. subunits of the high-affinity receptor for immunoglobulin E

Abstract: The present invention relates to DNA segments encoding the .alpha., .beta., and .gamma. subunits of the high affinity receptor for immunoglobulin E (IgE). The invention further relates to a method of producing the receptor by expressing cDNA for its .alpha., .beta., and .gamma. subunits in a host cell simultaneously.

Inventors: Kinet; Jean-Pierre (Bethesda, MD), Metzger; Henry (Chevy Chase, MD)

Assignee: The United States of America as represented by the Department of Health and Human Services

International Classification: C07K 14/435 (20060101); C07K 14/735 (20060101); C07K 014/705 (); C12N 015/12 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2013