Patent Number: 6,309,642

Title: Peptides which mimic candida carbohydrate epitopes and their use in avaccine

Abstract: A composition, pharmaceutical composition, vaccine and method for thetreatment of disseminated candidiasis due to infection by C. albicans. Thecomposition includes phosphomannan of C. albicans, peptide mimotopes ofphosphomannan epitopes, or polynucleotides encoding the peptide mimotopes.Monoclonal antibodies for use in passive immunization against candidainfections are also provided.

Inventors: Cutler; Jim E. (Bozeman, MT), Glee; Pati M. (Bozeman, MT)


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Expiration Date: 10/32013