Patent Number: 6,168,792

Title: Materials and methods for detection and treatment of immune system dysfunctions

Abstract: The subject invention concerns novel materials and methods for the treatment and/or prevention of autoimmune disease. In a specific embodiment, elevated production of prostaglandin synthase-2 (PGS-2) is correlated with autoimmune dysfunction.

Inventors: Clare-Salzler; Michael (Gainesville, FL)

Assignee: University of Florida

International Classification: A61K 31/00 (20060101); A61K 31/155 (20060101); A61K 31/18 (20060101); A61K 31/403 (20060101); A61K 31/405 (20060101); C12Q 1/533 (20060101); G01N 33/573 (20060101); G01N 33/50 (20060101); G01N 33/68 (20060101); G01N 33/94 (20060101); G01N 33/88 (20060101); A61K 031/18 (); A61K 031/405 (); A61K 039/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018