Patent Number: 6,169,171

Title: Hybrid protein between CS from plasmodium and HBSAG

Abstract: Isolated DNA sequences encoding a novel hybrid protein are provided which comprise a portion of the CS protein of P. falciparum and the surface antigen of Hepatitis B virus. Vectors and host cells containing the isolated DNA sequences are also disclosed.

Inventors: De Wilde; Michel (Glabais, BE), Cohen; Joseph (Brussels, BE)

Assignee: SmithKline Beecham Biologicals (s.a.)

International Classification: C07K 14/005 (20060101); C07K 14/435 (20060101); C07K 14/02 (20060101); C07K 14/445 (20060101); A61K 39/00 (20060101); C07H 021/02 (); C07H 021/04 (); C12P 021/06 (); C12N 015/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018