Patent Number: 6,166,195

Title: Nematode-active toxins and genes which code therefor

Abstract: This invention concerns genes or gene fragments which have been cloned from novel Bacillus thuringiensis isolates which have nematicidal activity. These genes or gene fragments can be used to transform suitable hosts for controlling nematodes.

Inventors: Schnepf; H. Ernest (San Diego, CA), Schwab; George E. (La Jolla, CA), Payne; Jewel (Davis, CA), Narva; Kenneth E. (San Diego, CA), Foncerrada; Luis (Vista, CA)

Assignee: Mycogen Corporation

International Classification: A01N 37/46 (20060101); A01N 37/44 (20060101); A01N 63/02 (20060101); A01N 63/00 (20060101); C07K 14/195 (20060101); C07K 14/325 (20060101); C07H 021/04 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017