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Metagenomic Functional Selection

United States Patent Application

20100093064
A1
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Methods and compositions for directly selecting a nucleic acid sequence that confers resistance to an inhibitory compound are provided. Methods and compositions for decontaminating contaminated substances are provided. Microorganisms having resistance to an inhibitory compound are also provided.
CHURCH, GEORGE M. (Brookline, MA), SOMMER, MORTEN O. (Boston, MA), Dantas, Gautam (University City, MO)
PRESIDENT AND FELLOWS OF HARVARD COLLEGE (CAMBRIDGE MA)
12/ 579,533
October 15, 2009
STATEMENT OF GOVERNMENT INTERESTS [0002] This invention was made with Government support under DE-FG02-03ER63445 (T-103693) awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in the invention.