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Title: Cellulases, nucleic acids encoding them and methods for making and using them

Abstract

This invention relates to molecular and cellular biology and biochemistry. In one aspect, the invention provides polypeptides having cellulase activity, e.g., endoglucanase, cellobiohydrolase, mannanase and/or .beta.-glucosidase activity, polynucleotides encoding these polypeptides, and methods of making and using these polynucleotides and polypeptides. In one aspect, the invention is directed to polypeptides cellulase activity, e.g., endoglucanase, cellobiohydrolase, mannanase and/or .beta.-glucosidase activity, including thermostable and thermotolerant activity, and polynucleotides encoding these enzymes, and making and using these polynucleotides and polypeptides. The polypeptides of the invention can be used in a variety of pharmaceutical, agricultural, food and feed processing and industrial contexts.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
BP Corporation North America (Houston, TX); Verenium Corporation (San Diego, CA)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1083313
Patent Number(s):
8426184
Application Number:
11/908,672
Assignee:
BP Corporation North America (Houston, TX) Verenium Corporation (San Diego, CA);
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C10 - PETROLEUM, GAS OR COKE INDUSTRIES C10L - FUELS NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
A - HUMAN NECESSITIES A61 - MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE A61P - SPECIFIC THERAPEUTIC ACTIVITY OF CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS OR MEDICINAL PREPARATIONS
DOE Contract Number:  
FG03-02ER83395
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Blum, David, Gemsch Cuenca, Joslin, and Dycaico, Mark. Cellulases, nucleic acids encoding them and methods for making and using them. United States: N. p., 2013. Web.
Blum, David, Gemsch Cuenca, Joslin, & Dycaico, Mark. Cellulases, nucleic acids encoding them and methods for making and using them. United States.
Blum, David, Gemsch Cuenca, Joslin, and Dycaico, Mark. Tue . "Cellulases, nucleic acids encoding them and methods for making and using them". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1083313.
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