Patent Number: 6,309,650

Title: Attenuated Japanese encephalitis virus adapted to Vero cell and a Japanese encephalitis vaccine

Abstract: An attenuated Japanese encephalitis virus adapted to Vero cell by passages on Vero cell is disclosed. A Japanese encephalitis vaccine comprising said attenuated virus is also disclosed.

Inventors: Kim; Hyun Su (Seoul, KR), Yoo; Wang Don (Seoul, KR), Kim; Soo Ok (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sung Hee (Kyungkwido, KR), Moon; Sang Bum (Kyungkwido, KR), Hong; Sun Pyo (Kyungkwido, KR), Shin; Yong Cheol (Seoul, KR), Chung; Yong Ju (Seoul, KR), Eckels; Kenneth H. (Washington, DC), Innis; Bruce (Washington, DC), Puniak; Joseph R. (Washington, DC), Binn; Leonard N. (Washington, DC), Srivastava; Ashok K. (Washington, DC), Dubois; Doria R. (Washington, DC)

Assignee: Cheil Jedang Corporation

International Classification: A61K 39/12 (20060101); A61K 039/12 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018