Patent Number: 8,492,126

Title: Isolated polypeptide for increasing activity of polysaccharide hydrolase and methods of use

Abstract: An isolated polypeptide is disclosed that improves the hydrolyzing capacity of a polysaccharide hydrolase such as cellulase, is capable of binding to a polysaccharide, is deficient in polysaccharide hydrolase activity, and includes a GH45 or a pollen-allergen domain. Methods of hydrolyzing polysaccharides using the isolated polypeptide are also disclosed.

Inventors: Cho; Hwa Young (Hwaseong-si, KR), Koo; Hyun Min (Seoul, KR), Park; Jae Chan (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Sung Min (Yongin-si, KR), Choi; In Geol (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kyoung Heon (Seongnam-si, KR)

Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: C12N 9/42 (20060101); C07K 14/32 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-07-23 0:00:00