Patent Number: 6,251,583

Title: Peptide substrates for HCV NS3 protease assays

Abstract: Novel chromogenic, fluorogenic and fluorescence polarization substrates which are useful in HCV NS3 protease and inhibitor assays.

Inventors: Zhang; Rumin (Edison, NJ), Malcolm; Bruce A. (Westfield, NJ), Beyer; Brian M. (Summit, NJ), Njoroge; F. George (Union, NJ), Durkin; James P. (Succasunna, NJ), Windsor; William T. (East Brunswick, NJ)

Assignee: Schering Corporation

International Classification: C07K 14/005 (20060101); C07K 14/18 (20060101); C12Q 1/37 (20060101); C12Q 1/70 (20060101); C12Q 001/70 (); C12Q 001/37 (); C07K 007/06 (); C07K 007/08 (); C07K 007/02 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018