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Orientia tsutsugamushi truncated recombinant outer membrane protein (r47) and (r57) vaccines diagnostics and therapeutics for scrub typhus

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A scrub typhus vaccine comprising truncated r47 protein and truncated r56 protein is disclosed. Vaccines composed of r56 protein variants are also disclosed. Methods of reducing HIV viral loads using r47 and r56 proteins and antibodies raised against r47 and r56 are also disclosed.

Inventors: 
Ching, Wei Mei; Ge, Hong; Chao, Chien-chung
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Materials and Coatings
FIle Date: 
2003-05-15
Grant Date: 
2007-12-11
Grant time: 
1,671 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
30
Claim count percentile rank: 
1
Citations percentile rank: 
1
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US NAVY