Location: Livestock Arthropod Pests ResearchTitle: hypodermin A, partial [Hypoderma lineatum] Author
|Kuhn, Irene - Berlex Laboratories Inc|
|Files, James - Berlex Laboratories Inc|
|Pruett Jr, John|
Submitted to: National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: 10/8/1993
Publication Date: N/A
Citation: Kuhn, I., Files, J.G., Pruett Jr, J.H., Temeyer, K.B. 1993. hypodermin A, partial [Hypoderma lineatum]. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). GenBank Accession Sequence Submission #AAA29224. Available: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/gquery/?term=AAA29224
Interpretive Summary: This study reports the protein sequence encoding a serine protease of the common cattle grub. Availability of the protein sequence allowed expression of and immunological characterization of the enzyme, which was used to produce a recombinant vaccine for immunization of cattle against the cattle grub. The cattle grub vaccine was patented (US patent 6559121 & Europe EP 0326419).
Technical Abstract: This entry reports the amino acid sequence encoding hypodermin A, a serine protease of Hypoderma lineatum, the common cattle grub.