Global Patent Index - EP 0991418 A1

EP 0991418 A1 2000-04-12 - METHOD OF MODULATING HYPOTHALAMIC SOMATOSTATIN RELEASE

Title (en)

METHOD OF MODULATING HYPOTHALAMIC SOMATOSTATIN RELEASE

Title (de)

VERFAHREN ZUR BEEINFLUSSUNG DER HYPOTHALAMISCHEN SOMATOSTATIN ABGABE

Title (fr)

PROCEDE DE STIMULATION DE LA LIBERATION DE LA SOMATOSTATINE HYPOTHALAMIQUE

Publication

EP 0991418 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98908554 A

Priority

  • US 9802907 W
  • US 80604697 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9836762A1] This invention relates generally to a method for modulating hypothalamic somatostatin release in a mammal in need of such treatment by administration of a therapeutically effective amount of a leptin receptor ligand. The present invention also relates to a method of modulating plasma levels of growth hormone, thyroxine, and tri-iodothyroxine by administration of a therapeutically effective amount of a leptin receptor ligand, or specific antibodies to leptins.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61K 38/00; A61K 38/16; A61K 38/19; A61K 38/22; A61K 39/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61K 38/00 (2006.01); A61K 38/22 (2006.01); A61K 39/395 (2006.01); A61P 5/02 (2006.01); A61P 5/14 (2006.01); A61P 5/44 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61K 38/2264 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9836762A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9836762 A1 19980827; AU 6655998 A 19980909; CA 2282323 A1 19980827; EP 0991418 A1 20000412; JP 2001512481 A 20010821

INPADOC legal status


2002-04-10 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20010301

2000-04-12 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19990906

2000-04-12 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI NL PT SE