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Attorney Docket No. 



APPLICATION 



TRANSMITTAL 

(Only for new nonprovisionsl applications under 37 CFR 1.53(b)) 




Total Pages 



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111 



~^irst~Name&-fnventQiLO^^ Identifier 



Elizabeth A. Wang 



APPLICATION ELEMENTS 

See MPEP chapter 600 concerning utility patent application contents. 



ADDRESS TO: Assistant Commissioner for Patents 

Box Patent Application 
Washington, DC 20231 




1 . Fee Transmittal Form 



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(Submit an original, and a duplicate for fee processing) 



2. Specification 



[49 Pages ]49 



X(off prior application) 



Jprefeneterrangement set forth below) 
- Descriptive title oHfie~tnventtotv 



- Cross References to Related Applications 

- Statement Regarding Fed sponsored R&D 

- Reference to Microfiche Appendix 

- Background of the Invention 

- Brief Summary of the Invention 

- Brief Description of the Drawings {if filed) 

- Detailed Description 
. - Claim(s) 

. - Abstract of the Disclosure 
3. Drawings (35 USC 1 13) [7 Sheets ] 



X - lefforaaal 



4. Oath or Declaration 



[2 Pages ] 



X 



a. Signed (copy) 



X 



-k — Copy from o pr i or app li c a t i on (37 CFR 1. 6 3(d)) 



(for continuation/divisional with Box 17 completed) 
[Note Box 5 below] 



OCIXTION Of INVCNTOK fSfr - 



Signed statement attached deleting 
inventor(s) named in the prior application, 
See 37 CFR 1.63(d)(2) and 1.33(b). 



&. — Incorporat i on By R e ference (usoabfo if Box 1b i s ch e ck e d) 

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The entire disclosure of the prior application, from which a copy 
of the oath or declaration is supplied under Box 4b, is considered 
as being part of the disclosure of the accompanying 
application and is hereby incorporated by reference 



6. Microfiche Computer Program {Appendix) 



7. Nucleotide and/or Amino Acid Sequence Submission 
(If applicable, all necessary) 

a. Computer Readable Copy 



b. Paper Copy (Senticatto compijter^opy^^j^ppj^ 



X 



ACCOMPANYING APPLICATION PARTS 

8. Assignment Papers (cover sheet & documents(s)) 



&. 37 CFR 3.73(b) Statement Power of Attorney 



(when there is an assignee) 
1 0. English Translation Document (if applicable) 



rj^h — I nform a tion D i oc l ootirc 

X(from prior application) 



Cop i C9 of I DS 



Statement (IDS)/PTO-1449 
1 2. Preliminary Amendment [ 5 Pages] 



Citations 



4& — Return Rece i pt Postcard (MPEP 503) 

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(Should be specifically itemized) 



44 — Sma ll Entity Statement f il ed in pr i or app li cat i on, 



Statements) 



Status still proper and desired 



45: — Certified Copy of Pr i ority Documcnt(a) 



(if foreign priority is claimed) 
|16. Other. . . 



therein. 

17, If a CONTINUING APPLICATION^riec/c appropriate box and supply the requisite information; 

Continuation of prior application No.: 08/925.779 filed September 9. 1997 copy of prior application as filed enclosed including dec; 
drawings. Request for Filing and Preliminary Amendment 




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Posta! Service "Exp.^ss M al ' ^jSSSSs^ an envelope addressed to the 
2001 . Express Mail labeh ^W™™ • D.C. 20231. 
Assistant Commissioner for Patents, vvasn.na 




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-py^^-Ti^RJILING A PATENT APPLICATION 
UNDER 37 C.F.R.§160 



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Address to: Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks 
Box Patent Application 
Washington, D.C. 20231 

Sir 

W.ra-Rerue^^^ ™*« 37 CFR §1.60 and for claiming benefit under 35 USC 

§120 of pending prior application Serial No. o"77720?7T 1 led-on-June44 r -l-9.9-l__ _____ 

entitled: NOVEL BMP PRODUCTS ' , . t » 

by the following inventors: Elizabeth A. Wang, John M. Wozney, Vicki A. Rosen 



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Pursuant to 37 CFR §1.60(b)(2), enclosed is a true copy of the pnor application including the oath or 
declaration and anv drawings. I hereby verify that the attached papers are a roe copy of P n ° ra PP^°" 
Serial No 07/72l'.847 as orieinallv filed on June 14. 1991 including the oath or declaration and drawings, and 
further* that all statements made'herein of my own knowledge are true and that all statements made on 
information and belief are believed to be true: and further that these statements were made with the P^Jte 
bv fine or imprisonment, or both, under Section 1001 of Tide 18 of the United States Code and that sucn willful 
false statements may jeopardize the validity of the application or any patent issued thereon. 



CLAIM TYPE 


CLAIMS FILED 
MINUS BASE 


Equals number extra claims 


RATE 


FEE 


Independent 


1-- 3 


0 


x S80.0O= 


soo.oo 


Total 


I - 20 


0 


x S22.00= 


S00.00 


[ ] Muluole Dependent Claims (1st presentation) ) 


+S260.00 


soo.oo 


RAStr FTTrNr.FFF 


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S77n no 



CERTIFICATE OF EXPRESS MAILING 



''Express Mail" mailing number EM539Z67926US 



Daze of Deposit September 9. 1997 

f hereby certify that the ytfove-yfecified paptrtsi ami/or f'tefsju bewj deposited **tth the US 



Postal Service as 'Express ad' «/?rcr jnder j 
Honorable Commissioner af/atgnt/arui Trauemarti 
aC. 20131. on thi Jaee^fJeqpstt as iiuiicsift 



KiO. m an enveiope addressed to 
r Patent Application. Washin%ton, 



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is still proper and desired 



The filing fee has been calculated above. 
Please cancel in this application original claims 



is [ ] enclosed [ ] was filed in pnor application 



Page: of i 



and such status 



2- 2^of the prior application before calculating the riling fee. 



the specification by insecrfhg before the first line the sentence: 



which is a: Continuation tn Part of. ^f^-'- ru " ~ 08Q , , handone dy which is a Continuation 

in Pan of. 07/3/8.^7: Filed. My I : . «™ =» 5.013.649): which 

M«h .8. 199.; which . . g^,* ^^^w^*^ which ,s a Con„nua,ic« 



06/880,776; Filed' July 1, 1986 (Abandoned). 



l^orirTislia^ed under 35 U.S.C. § 120 from the applications listed in paragraph 5. 

[date/country] is claimed under 35 U.S.C. § 1 19. 

, filed . . 



Priority of application Serial No. filed on 



i ] The certified copy has been filed in ? nor application Serial No. 



The pnor application is asstgned of record to Genetics Institute. Inc., Cambridge. MA 02140; recorded 6/14/9L 
reel 5839, frame 0981. 



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8b. 



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£££ 3SS SJESr *P«**» to this application and -ndon ^or 
Ration as of the filing date accorded this application. A duplicate copy ot tins >heet .s 
enclosed for filing in the prior application file. 

A true copy of the drawings in the prior application is enclosed: see item 1. 



A Petition for Extension of Time, fee [and response] have been filed to extend ^£^%*Z 

application until I™* «* completed and papers filed xn the pnor cose * tn 

period set in the prior application has run out]. 

A prelinanary amendment and compilation of clam* pending after amendment is enclosed <Oj»^ 
byCS»« have been properly numbered consecutively beguuung with the number next following the 
highest numbered original claim in the pnor application.) 



TYPE OF 
CLAIMS 


CLAIMS AFTER AMENDMENT 
MINUS PRIOR PAID CLAIMS 


EQUALS 
PRESENT EXTRA CLAIMS 


RATE | 


FEE 




18-3 


15 


x S80.00 = 


SI 200.00 


Independent 


f>7 - 10 


42 


x $22.00 = 


5924.00 


Total 




-,-5260.00 


0.00 




*$230.00 


00.00 






f 1 Petition for Extension of time fee pursuant to S 1 . 17 extension within f 1 months 




TOTAL FEE 


S2 124.00 




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any overpayment to Deposit Account No. 07-1060. 

u ,o DO* ««,„„■ 07-1060. In *. ^'^S. appltado. b, to p*<r. a»d 

not otherwise provided for, such Petition is n«c 
herewith provide to charge Deposit Account No. 07-106U. 

A statement pursuant to 37 CFR 1 1.821(e) is enc.osed [statement which refers to previous.y filed Sequence 
Listing]. 

• ,«.on«^Vf Fisen Ree No. 22,847, Luann Cserr, Reg. No. 
The Power of Attorney in the prior application is w. ™^.%jo 30 168 and Patricia McDaniels, 

No. 32,724; Suzanne Sprunger, Reg. No. 41.32.5. 



a. [X 1 The Power of Attorney appears in the original papers in the prior application. 

b. fX ] A copy of associate power in the prior application is enclosed. 

c. Address all future communications to: 

M.C. MEINERT 
Legal Affairs Department 
Genetics Institute, Inc. 
87 CambridgePark Drive 
Cambridge. MA 02140 



[X] 



[X] Express Mail Certificate Label [#] EM539867926US. 
[X] Also enclosed is a return receipt postcard. 



SUBMITTED IN TRIPLICATE 



Date: September 9, 1997 



Respectfully submitted, 




W. [ Jjfmn 




C. Meinert 
Registration No. 3 1 ,544 
Attorney for Applicants 
Legal Affairs 
Generics Institute, Inc. 
87 CambridgePark Drive 
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02140-2387 
617.498.8574 



September?. 1997 



[X] Attorney or agent of record 
[ ] Filed under § 1.34(a) 




UP 

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1. fvl The Commissioner is hereby authorized to charge 
Idicated fees and credit any over payments to: 

Deposit 
Account 
Number 



07-1060 



Deposit 
Account 
Name 



Genetics Institute, Inc. 



Fvl Charge Any Additional I Charge the Issue Fee Set in 37 
IAJ Fee Required Under 37 |_I CFR 1 . 1 8 at the mailing of the 
CFR 1 .16 and 1 .1 7 Notice of Allowance, 37 CFR 

1.311 (b) 



2. q Payment Enclosed: 



-EEJEjiALGUJLATioN (fees affective. 



1. FILING FEE 

Large Entity 

Fee Fee 
Description 
Code ($) 



Small Entity 
Fee Fee 

Fee Paid 

Code ($) 



101 790 
filing fee 

106 330 
Design filing fee 

107 540 207 
filing fee 

108 790 208 
Reissue filing fee 

114 150 214 
Provisional filing fee 



220 395 
710.00 



Fee 



Utility 



206 165 



270 Plant 



395 



75 



SUBTOTAL (1) 710,00 



Large Entity Small Entity 
Fee Fee Fee Fee 

Code ($) Code <$) Fee Description 

105 130 205 65 Surcharge - late filing fee or oath 

127 50 227 25 Surcharge - late provisional filing fee or 
cover sheet 



Fee Paid 



139 130 139 130 Non-English specification 

147 2,520 147 2,520 For filing a request for reexamination _ 

112 920* 112 920* Requesting publication of SIR prior to 

Examiner action 

113 1 ,840* 113 1 ,840* Requesting publication of SIR after 

Examiner action 

115 110 215 55 Extension for response within first month 
116, 400 216 200 Extension for response within second month_ 
117 950 217 475 Extension for response within third month 

116 1,510 218 755 Extension for response within fourth month 

119 310 219 155 Notice of Appeal 

120 310 220 155 Filing a brief in support of an appeal 

121 270 221 135 Request for oral hearing _ 
1 38 1 ,51 0 1 38 1 ,51 0 Petition to institute a public use proceeding _ 

140 110 240 55 Petition to revive unavoidably abandoned 

application 

141 1,320 241 660 Petition to revive unintentionally 

abandoned application _ 

142 1,320 242 660 Utility issue fee (or reissue) 

143 450 243 225 Design issue fee 

144 670 244 335 Plant issue fee 

122 130 122 130 Petitions to the Commissioner 

123 50 123 50 Petitions related to provisional applications 

126 240 126 240 Submission of Information Disclosure Stmt 

581 40 581 40 Recording each patent assignment per 
property (times number of properties) 

146 790 246 395 Filing a submission after final rejection 
(37 CFR 1.129(a)) 

149 790 249 395 For each additional invention to be 
examined (37 CFR 1 .1 29 (b)) 

Other fee (specify) , 

Other fee (specify) , 



SUBTOTAL (3) 



($) 



Reduced by Basic Filing Fee Paid 



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2. CLAIMS 



Fee from 



Extra 



below Fee Paid 



Total Claims 50 


-20= 30 


X 18 


= 540. 


"M 1 *" 1 29 


-3= 26 


X 78 


= 2028 


Multiple Dependent 


Claims 


X 





Large Entity Small Entity 
Fee Fee Fee Fee Fee Description 



Code 

103 
102 
104 
109 



<*> 

22 
82 
270 
82 



Code 

203 
202 
204 
209 



<$> 

1 1 Claims in excess of 20 
41 Independent claims in excess of 3 
135 Multiple dependent claim 
41 



110 22 210 



11 



Reissue independent claims 
over original patent 

Reissue claims In excess of 20 
and over original patent 



SUBTOTAL (2) ($} 2568. 



SUBMITTED BY 



Typed or 
Printed Name 



Signature 



Ellen J. Kapinos, Esq. 



Date 



CERTIFICATE OF EXPRESS MAILING 



March 9 ,2001 



Complete (if applicable) 



Reg. Number 



Deposit Account 
User ID 



32,245 



07-1060 



I hereby certify that the correspondence marked below is being deposited with the U.S. Postal Service "Express Mail PO to Addressee" 
service under 37 CFR 1.10 on March 9. 2001 , Express Mail label no. EL564796775US, in an envelope addressed to the Assistant 
Commissioner for Patents, Washington, D.C. 20231. 



Typed or printed name 



Signature 



Ellen J. Kapinos, Esq. 



Date 



March 9, 2001