Department of the Army, DoD.
Announcement is made of the availability for licensing of the invention set forth in U.S. Provisional Patent Application Serial No. 61/242,113 entitled “Methods and Composition for Live Bubonic Plague Vaccine Based On Yersinia Pestis * * * Gene Deletion,” filed September 14, 2009. The United States Government, as represented by the Secretary of the Army, has rights to this invention.
Commander, U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, ATTN: Command Judge Advocate, MCMR-JA, 504 Scott Street, Fort Detrick, Frederick, MD 21702-5012.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
For patent issues, Ms. Elizabeth Arwine, Patent Attorney, (301) 619-7808. For licensing issues, Dr. Paul Mele, Office of Research and Technology Assessment, (301) 619-6664, both at telefax (301) 619-5034.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The invention relates to the creation of live vaccines by removing a specific gene, which is essential for virulence (the ability of a pathogen to make sick or kill a human or an animal) from a pathogen.Start Signature
Brenda S. Bowen,
Army Federal Register Liaison Officer.
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