Global Patent Index - EP 1011715 A1

EP 1011715 A1 2000-06-28 - INHIBIN MODULATION OF CELL GROWTH

Title (en)

INHIBIN MODULATION OF CELL GROWTH

Title (de)

INHIBIN-MODULIERUNG DES ZELLWACHSTUMS

Title (fr)

MODULATION DE LA CROISSANCE CELLULAIRE PAR L'INHIBINE

Publication

EP 1011715 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98916648 A

Priority

  • AU 9800292 W
  • AU PO638897 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9847526A1] The present invention relates generally to a method of modulating cell growth and more particularly, to a method of modulating prostate cell growth by administering inhibin, an inhibin antagonist or an agent that modulates the expression of inhibin. Even more particularly, the present invention provides a method of treating prostate cancer by inhibiting division of malignant prostate cells. The present invention also relates to a method of screening for a mammal having prostate cancer or a predisposition to prostate cancer.

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

A61K 38/22; C12Q 1/68; G01N 33/74

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61K 38/22 (2006.01); C12Q 1/68 (2006.01); G01N 33/574 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61K 38/22 (2013.01); C12Q 1/6886 (2013.01); G01N 33/57434 (2013.01); C12Q 2600/158 (2013.01); G01N 2333/575 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9847526 A1 19981029; AU PO638897 D0 19970522; EP 1011715 A1 20000628; EP 1011715 A4 20030924

INPADOC legal status


2009-10-21 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20090429

2007-02-14 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20050404

2006-06-14 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: MONASH UNIVERSITY

2005-05-18 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20050404

2003-09-24 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20030804

2001-09-05 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: PROSTATE DIAGNOSTICS PTY LTD

2000-06-28 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19991116

2000-06-28 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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