Global Patent Index - EP 1257666 A1

EP 1257666 A1 2002-11-20 - METHOD FOR DETECTING A MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS SPECIFIC INTEIN AND USE IN DIAGNOSIS OF TUBERCULOSIS

Title (en)

METHOD FOR DETECTING A MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS SPECIFIC INTEIN AND USE IN DIAGNOSIS OF TUBERCULOSIS

Title (de)

METHODE ZUM NACHWEIS MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS SPEZIFISCHER INTEINE UND DEREN VERWENDUNG FÜR TUBERKULOSE

Title (fr)

METHODE DE DETECTION D'UNE INTEINE SPECIFIQUE DE MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS ET SON UTILISATION POUR LE DIAGNOSTIC DE LA TUBERCULOSE

Publication

EP 1257666 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 01907833 A

Priority

  • FR 0100475 W
  • FR 0002051 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0161035A1] The invention concerns a method for detecting and/or quantifying <i>Mycobacterium tuberculosis</i> in a sample, characterised in that it consists in detecting in said sample the presence of an intein inserted at a site whereof the location is <i>Mycobacterium tuberculosis</i> specific using a reagent specific to said location, and optionally in quantifying the detected signal.

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

C12Q 1/68

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

C12Q 1/68 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

C12Q 1/689 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0161035A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 0161035 A1 20010823; AU 3570901 A 20010827; EP 1257666 A1 20021120; FR 2805280 A1 20010824; FR 2805280 B1 20050114; US 2004137511 A1 20040715

INPADOC legal status


2008-06-11 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20071215

2007-07-04 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20070604

2002-11-20 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020913

2002-11-20 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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

2002-11-20 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

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