Patent Number: 6,294,655

Title: Anti-interleukin-1 receptor antagonist antibodies and uses thereof

Abstract: The present invention provides novel nucleic acids, the novel polypeptide sequences encoded by these nucleic acids and uses thereof. These novel polynucleotide and polypeptide sequences were determined to be a novel Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonist. Also provided are antibodies which bind the antagonist, methods of detecting the antagonist, and kits containing the antibodies.

Inventors: Ford; John (San Mateo, CA), Pace; Ann (Scotts Valley, CA)

Assignee: Hyseq, Inc.

International Classification: C07K 14/435 (20060101); C07K 14/545 (20060101); A61K 38/00 (20060101); C07K 016/18 (); C12P 021/08 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018