Global patent index - EP 0973864 A1

EP 0973864 A1 2000-01-26 - NOVEL MICROORGANISMS

Title (en)

NOVEL MICROORGANISMS

Title (de)

NEUE MIKROORGANISMEN

Title (fr)

NOUVEAUX MICRO-ORGANISMS

Publication

EP 0973864 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98900912 A

Priority

  • GB 9800156 W
  • GB 9700939 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9831786A2] Novel non-invasive or non-pathogenic gram-positive microorganisms are provided which are transformed or transfected with DNA coding for one or more enzymes responsible for the production of a polysaccharide immunogen from a pathogenic bacterium. Vaccines comprising such microorganisms and their use in therapy are also provided, as are suitable DNA constructs and vectors.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

C12N 1/21

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

C12N 15/09 (2006.01); A61K 39/09 (2006.01); A61P 31/04 (2006.01); C12N 1/13 (2006.01); C12N 1/21 (2006.01); C12N 15/52 (2006.01); C12N 15/74 (2006.01); C12P 19/04 (2006.01); C12R 1/225 (2006.01); C12R 1/44 (2006.01); C12R 1/46 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

C12P 19/04 (2013.01); A61K 39/09 (2013.01); C12N 15/52 (2013.01); C12N 15/74 (2013.01); A61K 2039/522 (2013.01); A61K 2039/523 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9831786A2

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9831786 A2 19980723; WO 9831786 A3 19981105; AU 5671998 A 19980807; EP 0973864 A1 20000126; GB 9700939 D0 19970305; JP 2001510342 A 20010731; ZA 9800387 B 19990716

INPADOC legal status

2004-04-14 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030801

2000-01-26 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19990813

2000-01-26 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE