Global Patent Index - EP 1054972 A2

EP 1054972 A2 2000-11-29 - INSECTICIDAL TOXINS FROM PHOTORHABDUS

Title (en)

INSECTICIDAL TOXINS FROM PHOTORHABDUS

Title (de)

TOXINE MIT INSEKTIZIDER WIRKUNG AUS PHOTORHABDUS

Title (fr)

TOXINES INSECTICIDES DE PHOTORHABDUS

Publication

EP 1054972 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 99911676 A

Priority

  • EP 9901015 W
  • US 2708098 A
  • US 11643999 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9942589A2] Novel nucleic acid sequences isolated from Photorhabdus luminescens, whose expression results in novel insecticidal toxins, are disclosed herein. The invention also discloses compositions and formulations containing the insecticidal toxins that are capable of controlling insect pests. The invention is further drawn to methods of making the toxins and to methods of using the nucleotide sequences, for example in microorganisms to control insect pests or in transgenic plants to confer insect resistance.

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

C12N 15/31; A01H 5/00; A01N 63/02; C07K 14/24; C12N 1/21; C12N 5/10; C12N 15/10; C12N 15/82

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A01H 5/00 (2006.01); A01N 63/00 (2006.01); A01N 63/02 (2006.01); C07K 14/24 (2006.01); C12N 1/15 (2006.01); C12N 1/19 (2006.01); C12N 1/21 (2006.01); C12N 5/10 (2006.01); C12N 15/09 (2006.01); C12N 15/31 (2006.01); C12N 15/82 (2006.01); C12P 21/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A01N 63/00 (2013.01); A01N 63/02 (2013.01); C07K 14/24 (2013.01); C12N 15/8286 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9942589A3

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 9942589 A2 19990826; WO 9942589 A3 19991223; CA 2320801 A1 19990826; EP 1054972 A2 20001129; JP 2002504336 A 20020212

INPADOC legal status


2003-03-19 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020829

2001-06-13 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: SYNGENTA PARTICIPATIONS AG

2001-03-28 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: NOVARTIS PHARMA AG.

2001-03-28 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: SYNGENTA PARTICIPATIONS AG

2000-11-29 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000810

2000-11-29 [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