Patent Number: 6,309,870

Title: Phytase and gene encoding said phytase

Abstract: This invention relates to an inexpensive phytase with a low Km value for phytic acid, DNA coding for the phytase, recombinant DNA having the DNA introduced thereinto, a transformant carrying the recombinant DNA, a process for preparing a phytase by use of the transformant, and an animal feed comprising the phytase.

Inventors: Kondo; Hidemasa (Tokyo, JP), Anazawa; Hideharu (Tokyo, JP), Kaneko; Syunichi (Aichi, JP), Nagashima; Tadashi (Aichi, JP), Tange; Tatsuya (Aichi, JP)

Assignee: Kyowa Nakko Kogyo Co., Ltd.

International Classification: A23K 1/165 (20060101); C12N 9/16 (20060101); C12N 009/16 (); C12N 001/20 (); C12N 001/14 (); C12N 015/00 (); C07H 021/04 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018