Global Patent Index - EP 0991754 A2

EP 0991754 A2 2000-04-12 - PROTEASES FROM GRAM-POSITIVE ORGANISMS

Title (en)

PROTEASES FROM GRAM-POSITIVE ORGANISMS

Title (de)

PROTEASEN VON GRAM-POSITIEVE ORGANISMEN

Title (fr)

PROTEASES POUR ORGANISMES GRAM-POSITIFS

Publication

EP 0991754 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 98935681 A

Priority

  • EP 98935681 A
  • EP 97305232 A
  • US 9814647 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9903984A2] The present invention relates to the identification of novel serine proteases in Gram-positive microorganisms. The present invention provides the nucleic acid and amino acid sequences for the Bacillus subtilis serine proteases SP1, SP2, SP3, SP4 and SP5. The present invention also provides host cells having a mutation or deletion of part or all of the gene encoding SP1, SP2, SP3, SP4 and SP5. The present invention also provides host cells further comprising nucleic acid encoding desired heterologous proteins such as enzymes. The present invention also provides a cleaning composition comprising a serine protease of the present invention.

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

C12N 15/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

C12N 15/09 (2006.01); C11D 3/386 (2006.01); C12N 1/21 (2006.01); C12N 9/18 (2006.01); C12N 9/48 (2006.01); C12N 9/56 (2006.01); C12N 15/00 (2006.01); C12N 15/75 (2006.01); C12R 1/07 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

C12N 9/54 (2013.01); C11D 3/38663 (2013.01); C12N 9/18 (2013.01); C12N 9/48 (2013.01); C12N 15/75 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9903984A3

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9903984 A2 19990128; WO 9903984 A3 19990408; AU 8487098 A 19990210; EP 0991754 A2 20000412; JP 2001510037 A 20010731

INPADOC legal status


2006-05-03 [18R] REFUSED

- Effective date: 20051127

2003-06-25 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030509

2000-05-03 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN APPLICATION

- Owner name: GENENCOR INTERNATIONAL, INC.

2000-04-12 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000204

2000-04-12 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

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