Global Patent Index - EP 1012337 A1

EP 1012337 A1 2000-06-28 - DIAGNOSIS OF OCULAR PATHOGENS

Title (en)

DIAGNOSIS OF OCULAR PATHOGENS

Title (de)

ERKENNUNG VON AUGENPATHOGENEN

Title (fr)

DIAGNOSTIC RELATIF A DES AGENTS PATHOGENES DE L'OEIL

Publication

EP 1012337 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98942853 A

Priority

  • GB 9802705 W
  • GB 9719044 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9913104A1] This invention relates to a method for determining the presence of ocular pathogens in a sample using the polymerase chain reaction and restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis. The method provides a simple way of accurately determining a pathogen to the species level and can detect the pathogen even if only one pathogenic organism is present in the sample.

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

C12Q 1/68

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01N 33/50 (2006.01); C12N 15/09 (2006.01); C12Q 1/68 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

C12Q 1/689 (2013.01); C12Q 1/6893 (2013.01); C12Q 1/6895 (2013.01); C12Q 2600/156 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9913104A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9913104 A1 19990318; AU 9083098 A 19990329; EP 1012337 A1 20000628; GB 9719044 D0 19971112; JP 2001515732 A 20010925

INPADOC legal status


2003-10-08 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030401

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

- Effective date: 20000313

2000-06-28 [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 LU NL PT SE