Patent Number: 6,166,191

Title: Human polyhomeotic 1(HPH1) acts as an oncogene

Abstract: A novel human oncogene termed polyhomeotic 1 is disclosed. The human polyhomeotic 1 gene and protein can be used, inter alia, as a diagnostic tool for neoplastic disorders. The gene can also be used to identify a p13 region of human chromosome 12.

Inventors: Randazzo; Filippo M. (Emeryville, CA)

Assignee: Chiron Corporation

International Classification: C07K 14/435 (20060101); C07K 14/47 (20060101); A61K 38/00 (20060101); C12N 015/11 (); C12N 015/63 (); C12N 001/21 (); C07H 021/04 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2013