Patent Number: 6,251,630

Title: Rnc from Streptococcus pneumonia

Abstract: The invention provides rnc polynucleotides which encode rnc polypeptides, polynucleotides related thereto, and methods for producing such polypeptides by recombinant techniques. Also provided are methods for utilizing the claimed polynucleotides and polypeptides to screen for antibacterial compounds and for the detection of pathogens.

Inventors: Lonetto; Michael Arthur (Collegeville, PA), Rosenberg; Martin (Royersford, PA)

Assignee: SmithKline Beecham Corporation

International Classification: C12N 9/22 (20060101); A61K 38/00 (20060101); A61K 39/00 (20060101); C12P 021/06 (); C12N 015/00 (); C12N 001/14 (); C07H 021/04 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018