Global Patent Index - EP 1159618 A1

EP 1159618 A1 2001-12-05 - PROTEINS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF BREAST CANCER

Title (en)

PROTEINS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF BREAST CANCER

Title (de)

PROTEINE ZUR DIAGNOSTIZIERUNG UND BEHANDLUNG VON BRUSTKREBS

Title (fr)

PROTEINES PERMETTANT LE DIAGNOSTIC ET LE TRAITEMENT DU CANCER DU SEIN

Publication

EP 1159618 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00909494 A

Priority

  • GB 0000908 W
  • GB 9905817 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0055628A1] The present invention provides methods and compositions for screening, diagnosis and prognosis of breast cancer, for monitoring the effectiveness of breast cancer treatment, and for drug development. Breast Cancer-Associated Features (BFs), detectable by two-dimensional electrophoresis of breast tissue are described. The invention further provides Breast Cancer-Associated Protein Isoforms (BPIs) detectable in breast tissue, preparations comprising isolated BPIs, antibodies immunospecific for BPIs, and kits comprising the aforesaid.

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

G01N 33/574; C07K 16/30; C12Q 1/68; G01N 33/561

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01N 33/561 (2006.01); G01N 33/574 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G01N 33/561 (2013.01); G01N 33/57415 (2013.01); G01N 2333/4742 (2013.01); G01N 2550/00 (2013.01); G01N 2800/52 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0055628A1

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 0055628 A1 20000921; AU 3177500 A 20001004; EP 1159618 A1 20011205; GB 9905817 D0 19990505

INPADOC legal status


2004-10-06 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040401

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

- Effective date: 20030721

2001-12-05 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20011008

2001-12-05 [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

2001-12-05 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI