Document Type

Patent

Patent Number

US Patent 8,268,778

Patent agency

United States Patent and Trademark Office

Publication Date

9-18-2012

Assignee

University of Iowa Research Foundation (Iowa City, IA, US)

Application Number

12/532,064

Date Filed

2008-03-20

Total Pages

89 pages

Abstract

GB virus C (GBV-C or hepatitis G virus) is a flavivirus that frequently leads to chronic viremia in humans. The invention provides compositions and methods involving a -GBV-C NS5A peptide or polypeptide for inhibiting and treating HIV infections.

Share

COinS
 

URL

https://ir.uiowa.edu/patents/583