Patent Number: 6,429,292

Title: Glucuronide repressors and uses thereof

Abstract: Clones containing a sequence encoding a glucuronide repressor are described. The nucleotide and amino acid sequences of a repressor (gusR) are presented. A glucuronide repressor is used to control expression of a transgene, detect glucuronides in a sample, and isolate glucuronides from a sample, among other uses.

Inventors: Jefferson; Richard A. (Queanbeyan, NSW 2620, AU), Wilson; Katherine J. (Townsville, QLD 4810, AU), Leader; Michael (Page, ACT 2614, AU)

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International Classification: C07K 14/195 (20060101); C07K 14/245 (20060101); C12N 15/82 (20060101); C12N 15/70 (20060101); C12P 021/06 (); C12N 015/64 (); C12N 001/00 (); C12N 015/00 (); C07H 021/04 ()

Expiration Date: 08/06/2010