Global patent index - EP 1088226 A1

EP 1088226 A1 2001-04-04 - DETECTION OF APOPTOTIC CELLS IN LIVING NEMATODES

Title (en)

DETECTION OF APOPTOTIC CELLS IN LIVING NEMATODES

Title (de)

NACHWEIS APOPTOTISCHER ZELLEN IN LEBENDEN NEMATODEN

Title (fr)

DETECTION DE CELLULES D'APOPTOSE DANS DES NEMATODES VIVANTS

Publication

EP 1088226 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99928736 A

Priority

  • US 9913650 W
  • US 9005798 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9966323A1] The present invention relates to methods and kits for detecting apoptotic cells in a live nematode by exposing the live nematode to a vital dye that stains apoptotic cells, and detecting the apoptotic cells. Applications of this assay include methods of identifying agents, conditions or genes that modulate apoptosis. The present invention also includes methods of screening for mutated nematodes that exhibit altered apoptotic cell death.

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

G01N 33/50

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01N 33/15 (2006.01); G01N 33/50 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G01N 33/5091 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9966323A1

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 9966323 A1 19991223; WO 9966323 A9 20000406; AU 4573199 A 20000105; AU 746694 B2 20020502; CA 2335549 A1 19991223; CN 1305588 A 20010725; EP 1088226 A1 20010404; HU 0103709 A2 20020128; JP 2002518674 A 20020625; PL 345518 A1 20011217

INPADOC legal status

2008-01-25 [REG HK WD] APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN, DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN, OR REFUSED AFTER PUBLICATION IN HONG KONG

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2005-08-31 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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- Effective date: 20050219

2003-09-03 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

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2001-04-04 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

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- Effective date: 20010104

2001-04-04 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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