Patent Number: 6,251,392

Title: Epithelial cell targeting agent

Abstract: Targeting molecules for use in delivering biological agents to non-polarized epithelial cells are disclosed. Upon delivery, the biological agent(s) are lethal to the epithelial cell. The targeting molecules may be used, for example, for the eradication of metastatic epithelial cells.

Inventors: Hein; Mich B. (Fallbrook, CA), Hiatt; Andrew C. (San Diego, CA), Fitchen; John H. (La Jolla, CA)

Assignee: Epicyte Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

International Classification: A61K 47/48 (20060101); A61K 039/395 (); C12N 009/96 (); C07K 016/00 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018