Global Patent Index - EP 1063989 A1

EP 1063989 A1 2001-01-03 - PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF ADHESIONS

Title (en)

PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF ADHESIONS

Title (de)

VORBEUGUNG UND BEHANDLUNG VON ADHESIONEN

Title (fr)

PREVENTION ET TRAITEMENT DES ADHERENCES

Publication

EP 1063989 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99910880 A

Priority

  • EP 99910880 A
  • EP 98200893 A
  • NL 9900157 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0943332A1] The invention relates to medical treatments and compositions to prevent or reduce the occurrence of adhesions to and between body organs, parts of body organs and/or tissues in animals, in particular human beings, such as the adhesions occurring after surgical procedures. The invention provides for reducing or preventing adhesions to or between organs, parts of organs or tissues, at a particular location, in a animal, comprising subjecting said animal to a treatment which provides for increased synthesis and/or secretion of plasminogen activator by mesothelial cells present at said location, or to a treatment which provides for decreased synthesis and/or secretion of plasminogen activator inhibitor by mesothelial cells present at said location.

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

A61K 31/35; A61K 31/20; A61K 31/575

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61K 45/00 (2006.01); A61K 31/00 (2006.01); A61K 31/045 (2006.01); A61K 31/20 (2006.01); A61K 31/203 (2006.01); A61K 31/35 (2006.01); A61K 31/366 (2006.01); A61K 31/575 (2006.01); A61P 43/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61K 31/00 (2013.01); A61K 31/045 (2013.01); A61K 31/203 (2013.01); A61K 31/366 (2013.01); A61K 31/575 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9947136A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

EP 0943332 A1 19990922; AU 2964199 A 19991011; EP 1063989 A1 20010103; JP 2002506817 A 20020305; WO 9947136 A1 19990923

INPADOC legal status


2005-10-05 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20050330

2002-04-24 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20020307

2001-01-03 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001018

2001-01-03 [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