Global Patent Index - EP 1086373 A1

EP 1086373 A1 2001-03-28 - CD7

Title (en)

CD7

Title (de)

CD7

Title (fr)

CD7

Publication

EP 1086373 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99927469 A

Priority

  • US 9913210 W
  • US 8880098 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9964857A1] The present invention relates, in general, to CD7 and, in particular, to a method of identifying individuals predisposed to autoimmune diseases based on CD7 analyses. The invention further relates to a method of treating patients suffering from autoimmune diseases by modulating CD7 expression and/or function. The present invention also relates to a method of identifying individuals predisposed to lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced shock, as well as to asthma or to other events and sequelae of infections mediated by TNF alpha and gamma-interferon (IFN- gamma ). The invention further relates to a method of treating patients suffering from septic shock, or preventing septic shock in patients predisposed to develop septic shock, by modulating CD7 expression and/or function. In addition, the invention relates to a method of treating patients suffering from asthma or from events and sequelae of infections mediated by TNF alpha or IFN- gamma , or preventing asthma or such events and sequelae of infections mediated by TNF alpha and IFN- gamma in patients predisposed to develop asthma or these events and sequelae, by modulating CD7 expression and/or function. The invention additionally relates to compositions suitable for use in such methods.

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

C12Q 1/68; G01N 33/50; G01N 33/564

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

C12Q 1/68 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

C12Q 1/6883 (2013.01); C12Q 2600/156 (2013.01); C12Q 2600/158 (2013.01); G01N 2500/10 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9964857A1

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 9964857 A1 19991216; AU 4436599 A 19991230; CA 2334491 A1 19991216; EP 1086373 A1 20010328

INPADOC legal status


2005-07-06 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20050512

2005-05-18 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7C 12Q 1/68 A

2005-05-18 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7G 01N 33/564 B

2005-05-18 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7G 01N 33/50 B

2001-03-28 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001228

2001-03-28 [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