Patent Number: 6,309,638

Title: Netrins

Abstract: Netrin proteins, nucleic acids which encode netrin proteins and hybridization reagents, probes and primers capable of hybridizing with netrin genes and methods for screening chemical libraries for lead compounds for pharmacological agents are provided.

Inventors: Tessier-Lavigne; Marc (San Mateo, CA), Serafini; Tito (San Francisco, CA), Kennedy; Timothy (San Francisco, CA), Placzek; Marysia (London, GB), Jessell; Thomas (New York, NY), Dodd; Jane (New York, NY)

Assignee: The Regents of the University of California

International Classification: C07K 14/475 (20060101); C07K 14/435 (20060101); C07K 14/47 (20060101); C07K 14/705 (20060101); C07K 14/71 (20060101); A61K 38/00 (20060101); A61K 039/395 (); G01N 033/53 (); G01N 033/566 (); C07K 014/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018