Patent Number: 8,796,438

Title: Nucleic acids encoding inactive variants of human telomerase

Abstract: The invention provides compositions and methods related to human telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTRT), the catalytic protein subunit of human telomerase. Catalytically inactive variants comprising deletions or other mutations are provided.

Inventors: Morin; Gregg B. (Davis, CA)

Assignee: Geron Corporation

International Classification: A61K 38/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018