Patent Number: 7,611,857

Title: IL-receptor like molecules and uses thereof

Abstract: The present invention provides for IL-17 receptor like polypeptides and nucleic acid molecules encoding the same. The invention also provides vectors, host cells, agonists and antagonists (including selective binding agents), and methods for producing IL-17 receptor like polypeptides. Also provided for are methods for treatment, diagnosis, amelioration, or prevention of diseases with IL-17 receptor like polypeptides.

Inventors: Medlock; Eugene (Westlake Village, CA), Yeh; Richard (Ithaca, NY), Silbiger; Scott Michael (Woodland Hills, CA), Elliott; Gary S. (Thousand Oaks, CA), Nquyen; Hung Q. (Thousand Oaks, CA), Jing; Shuqian (Thousand Oaks, CA)

Assignee: Amgen Inc.

International Classification: G01N 33/53 (20060101); C07K 14/47 (20060101); C12N 15/12 (20060101); C12N 15/63 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017