Global Patent Index - EP 1051615 A1

EP 1051615 A1 2000-11-15 - SCREENING METHOD FOR REPRODUCTIVE TRACT INFLAMMATION AND PREECLAMPSIA USING NEUTROPHIL DEFENSINS

Title (en)

SCREENING METHOD FOR REPRODUCTIVE TRACT INFLAMMATION AND PREECLAMPSIA USING NEUTROPHIL DEFENSINS

Title (de)

NACHWEISMETHODE FÜR ENTZÜNDUNGEN IM FORTPFLANZUNGSTRAKT UND FÜR PRECLAMPSIA MIT HILFE NEUTROPHILER DEFENSINE

Title (fr)

PROCEDE DE DEPISTAGE D'INFLAMMATION DE L'APPAREIL GENITAL ET DE PRE-ECLAMPSIE UTILISANT DES DEFENSINES DE NEUTROPHILE

Publication

EP 1051615 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98907427 A

Priority

US 9802649 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9942826A1] A method and apparatus for screening for reproductive tract inflammation and preeclampsia which utilizes the increase in neutrophil defensins to indicate that a patient is at risk of having reproductive tract inflammation or preeclampsia. The apparatus consists either an ELISA based measurement of defensins levels or a dipstick test that can be administered by the provider or self-administered by the patient.

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

G01N 33/48; A61K 38/00; C12Q 1/00; G01N 33/53

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01N 33/68 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G01N 33/689 (2013.01); G01N 2800/368 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9942826 A1 19990826; AU 6323598 A 19990906; CA 2296022 A1 19990826; EP 1051615 A1 20001115; EP 1051615 A4 20020821

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2002-08-21 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

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