Global Patent Index - EP 1163347 A2

EP 1163347 A2 2001-12-19 - ZWITTERMICIN A BIOSYNTHETIC GENE FROM BACILLUS CEREUS

Title (en)

ZWITTERMICIN A BIOSYNTHETIC GENE FROM BACILLUS CEREUS

Title (de)

ZWITTERMICIN A BIOSYNTHESEGENE AUS BACILLUS CEREUS

Title (fr)

GENES DE ZWITTERMICINE A A PARTIR DE BACILLUS CEREUS

Publication

EP 1163347 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00950199 A

Priority

  • US 0007570 W
  • US 12576999 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0058351A2] Disclosed herein is an isolated DNA construct encoding enzymes necessary for the biological synthesis of zwittermicin A, a unique aminopolyol antibiotic produced by Bacillus cereus that is active against diverse bacteria and lower eucaryotes. Also disclosed herein are hosts transformed to contain and express the DNA construct, and a method to produce zwittermicin A using the construct and transformed hosts.

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

C12N 15/53; A01H 5/00; C07K 16/12; C12N 1/19; C12N 1/21; C12N 9/00; C12N 9/02; C12N 9/10; C12N 15/54; C12N 15/82

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A01H 5/00 (2006.01); A01N 47/28 (2006.01); A01N 63/02 (2006.01); C07K 16/40 (2006.01); C12N 1/15 (2006.01); C12N 1/19 (2006.01); C12N 1/21 (2006.01); C12N 9/00 (2006.01); C12N 9/02 (2006.01); C12N 9/10 (2006.01); C12N 15/09 (2006.01); C12N 15/53 (2006.01); C12N 15/54 (2006.01); C12N 15/82 (2006.01); C12P 21/08 (2006.01); C12R 1/085 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

C12N 9/001 (2013.01); C12N 9/1029 (2013.01); C12N 9/93 (2013.01); C12N 15/8281 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0058351A3

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 0058351 A2 20001005; WO 0058351 A3 20011004; AU 6333700 A 20001016; EP 1163347 A2 20011219; JP 2003528569 A 20030930

INPADOC legal status


2004-04-07 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20031001

2001-12-19 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20011017

2001-12-19 [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

2001-12-19 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI