Global Patent Index - EP 1015606 A2

EP 1015606 A2 2000-07-05 - PROTEASES FROM GRAM-POSITIVE ORGANISMS

Title (en)

PROTEASES FROM GRAM-POSITIVE ORGANISMS

Title (de)

PROTEASEN VON GRAM-POSITIVEN ORGANISMEN

Title (fr)

PROTEASES EXTRAITES D'ORGANISMES GRAM POSITIF

Publication

EP 1015606 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 98945934 A

Priority

  • GB 9719637 A
  • US 9818677 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9914341A2] The present invention relates to the identification of novel metallo-proteases (MP) in Gram-positive microorganisms. The present invention provides the nucleic acid and amino acid sequences for Bacillus MP. The present invention also provides host cells having a mutation or deletion of part or all of the gene encoding MP. The present invention also provides host cells further comprising nucleic acid encoding desired heterologous proteins such as enzymes. The present invention also provides cleaning compositions comprising an MP of the present invention.

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

C12N 15/57; C11D 3/386; C12N 1/20; C12N 1/21; C12N 15/75; C12Q 1/68

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

C07H 21/04 (2006.01); C07K 14/52 (2006.01); C07K 14/57 (2006.01); C11D 3/386 (2006.01); C12N 9/54 (2006.01); C12N 9/56 (2006.01); C12N 15/57 (2006.01); C12N 15/74 (2006.01); C12N 15/75 (2006.01); C12P 21/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

C11D 3/386 (2013.01); C12N 9/54 (2013.01); C12N 15/75 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9914341A3

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 9914341 A2 19990325; WO 9914341 A3 19990506; AU 9306998 A 19990405; EP 1015606 A2 20000705; GB 9719637 D0 19971119

INPADOC legal status


2008-12-17 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20081111

2003-03-12 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030124

2000-07-12 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: GENENCOR INTERNATIONAL, INC.

2000-07-12 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Free text: 7C 12N 15/57 A, 7C 12N 15/75 B, 7C 12N 1/20 B, 7C 12N 1/21 B, 7C 11D 3/386 B, 7C 12Q 1/68 B, 7C 12N 9/56 -

2000-07-05 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000310

2000-07-05 [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