Patent Number: 6,251,608

Title: Method of determining a potential of a hyperglycemic patients of developing vascular complications

Abstract: Methods for determining a potential of a hyperglycemic patient to develop vascular complications in response to oxidative stress and for determining the importance of reducing oxidative stress in a specific hyperglycemic patient are disclosed. Each method includes the step of determining a haptoglobin phenotype of the patient. A variety of means of making this determination are further disclosed.

Inventors: Levy; Andrew P. (Kiryat Shmuel, IL)

Assignee: Technion Research & Development Foundation, Ltd.

International Classification: C12Q 1/68 (20060101); G01N 33/68 (20060101); G01N 33/72 (20060101); G01N 33/80 (20060101); C12Q 001/68 (); C07H 021/04 (); C12P 019/34 (); G01N 033/53 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018