Patent Number: 7,820,792

Title: CDNA encoding the human .alpha.2 .delta.4 calcium channel subunit

Abstract: The present invention provides nucleic acid and polypeptide sequences describing an isoform of the subunit of a voltage gated calcium channel. The nucleic acids described herein can be used to produce functional protein. The calcium channel protein may be isolated for the purposes of binding experiments or may be used in cells to form a functional calcium channel complex.

Inventors: Qin; Ning (Blue Bell, PA), Codd; Ellen (Blue Bell, PA)

Assignee: Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical, Inc.

International Classification: C07K 14/00 (20060101); C07K 17/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00