Patent Number: 6,169,172

Title: Use of a prolactin receptor or growth hormone receptor intracytoplasmic domain for achieving protein secretion

Abstract: The use of a prolactin receptor intracytoplasmic domain or a growth hormone receptor intracytoplasmic domain, or of a fragment of either one of said domains, for achieving the secretion of a protein of interest produced in a eukaryotic host cell, is disclosed.

Inventors: Devauchelle; Gerard (Saint-Christol-lez-Ales, FR), Garnier; Laurence (Norieres-les-Avignon, FR), Cahoreau; Claire (Montpellier, FR), Cerutti; Martine (Saint-Christol-lez-Ales, FR)

Assignee: Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (Inra)

International Classification: C07K 14/435 (20060101); C07K 14/72 (20060101); C07H 021/04 (); C12N 015/11 (); C12N 015/62 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018