Patent Number: 7,951,571

Title: Variant Humicola grisea CBH1.1

Abstract: Disclosed are variants of Humicola grisea Cel7A (CBH1.1), H. jecorina CBH1 variant or S. thermophilium CBH1, nucleic acids encoding the same and methods for producing the same. The variant cellulases have the amino acid sequence of a glycosyl hydrolase of family 7A wherein one or more amino acid residues are substituted.

Inventors: Goedegebuur; Frits (Vlaardingen, NL), Gualfetti; Peter (San Francisco, CA), Mitchinson; Colin (Half Moon Bay, CA), Larenas; Edmund (Moss Beach, CA)

Assignee: Danisco US Inc.

International Classification: C12N 9/42 (20060101); C07H 21/04 (20060101); C12N 1/20 (20060101); C12N 5/16 (20060101); C12Q 1/68 (20060101); C12P 19/02 (20060101); C12N 9/24 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-05-31 0:00:00