Patent Number: 6,294,650

Title: Inhibition of mammalian telomerase by peptide nucleic acids

Abstract: The invention relates to peptide nucleic acids that inhibit telomerase activity in mammalian cells.

Inventors: Shay; Jerry W. (Dallas, TX), Wright; Woodring E. (Arlington, TX), Piatyszek; Mieczyslaw A. (Morgan Hill, CA), Corey; David R. (Dallas, TX), Norton; James C. (Dallas, TX)

Assignee: The Board of Regents, University of Texas System

International Classification: C07K 14/00 (20060101); C12N 15/11 (20060101); A61K 38/00 (20060101); C07K 007/00 (); C07K 014/00 (); C07H 021/00 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018