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

The invention is directed to polypeptides having any cellulolytic activity, e.g., a cellulase activity, e.g., endoglucanase, cellobiohydrolase, beta-glucosidase, xylanase, mannanse, .beta.-xylosidase, arabinofuranosidase, and/or oligomerase 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. The invention also provides compositions or products of manufacture comprising mixtures of enzymes comprising at least one enzyme of this invention.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1224888
Assignee:
BP Corporation North America Inc. GFO
Patent Number(s):
9,175,275
Application Number:
13/751,923
Contract Number:
FC36-03GO13146
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 Jan 28
Research Org:
BP Corporation North America Inc., Houston, TX, (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

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