Patents by Inventor Sharon C. Clouthier

Sharon C. Clouthier has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20040147467
    Abstract: Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus (ISAV) nucleic acid molecules and polypeptides are disclosed, as well as host cells and transgenic fish transformed by expression vectors containing such nucleic acids. The nucleic acid molecules can encode antigenic epitopes capable of eliciting an immune response in a host cell or animal, such as an immune response against ISAV, and the polypeptides themselves can be antigenic epitopes and also induce such an immune response.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2003
    Publication date: July 29, 2004
    Inventors: Sharon C. Clouthier, Eric D. Anderson
  • Patent number: 5635617
    Abstract: An isolated nucleic acid molecule comprising the agfA gene of Salmonella. Methods and compositions suitable for diagnostic tests utilizing the isolated gene, and protein therefrom, to give highly specific diagnostic assays to Salmonella, and/or enteropathogenic bacteria of the family Enterobacteriaceae.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 26, 1994
    Date of Patent: June 3, 1997
    Assignee: University of Victoria Innovation & Development Corp.
    Inventors: James L. Doran, William W. Kay, S. Karen Collinson, Sharon C. Clouthier