Patent Number: 6,251,652

Title: yitJ

Abstract: The invention provides yitJ polypeptides and DNA (RNA) encoding yitJ polypeptides and methods for producing such polypeptides by recombinant techniques. Also provided are methods for utilizing yitJ polypeptides to screen for antibacterial compounds.

Inventors: Black; Michael Terence (Chester Springs, PA), Hodgson; John Edward (Malvern, PA), Knowles; David Justin Charles (Redhill, GB), Reichard; Raymond Winfield (Quakertown, PA), Nicholas; Richard Oakley (Collegeville, PA), Burnham; Martin Karl Russel (Norristown, PA), Pratt; Jamie M (Verona, IT), Rosenberg; Martin (Royersford, PA), Ward; Judith M (Cotmandene, GB), Lonetto; Michael Arthur (Collegeville, PA), Warren; Patrick Vernon (Philadelphia, PA)

Assignee: SmithKline Beecham Corporation

International Classification: C07K 14/195 (20060101); C07K 14/31 (20060101); C12N 9/88 (20060101); C12N 9/00 (20060101); C12N 9/04 (20060101); C12N 9/12 (20060101); A61K 38/00 (20060101); A61K 39/00 (20060101); C12N 009/88 (); A61K 039/00 (); A61K 039/09 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018