Patent Number: 6,254,869

Title: Cryptopain vaccines, antibodies, proteins, peptides, DNA and RNA for prophylaxis, treatment and diagnosis and for detection of cryptosporidium species

Abstract: Vaccines, antibodies, proteins, DNAs and RNAs for diagnosis, prophylaxis, treatment and detection of Cryptosporidium species or Cryptosporidium species infections. Cryptosporidium species antigen and DNAs and RNA encoding the Cryptosporidium antigen and fragments thereof and recombinant proteins or fusion proteins produced thereby. Methods for diagnosis, prophylaxis, treatment and detection of Cryptosporidium species infections.

Inventors: Petersen; Carolyn (Berkeley, CA), Huang; Jin-Xing (San Francisco, CA)

Assignee: The Regents of the University of California

International Classification: C07K 14/435 (20060101); C07K 14/44 (20060101); A61K 48/00 (20060101); A61K 39/00 (20060101); A16K 039/002 (); A16K 038/43 (); A16K 031/711 (); C07K 014/44 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018