Patent Number: 6,780,642

Title: Association of SIM2 with cancer

Abstract: Disclosed are methods of detecting cancer in a biological sample by detecting SIM2 nucleic acid or protein in the sample. Also disclosed are methods for treating cancer and identifying compounds that modulate SIM2 expression.

Inventors: Narayanan; Ramaswamy (Delray Beach, FL)

Assignee: Florida Atlantic University

International Classification: A61K 31/70 (20060101); A61K 48/00 (20060101); C07H 21/00 (20060101); C07H 21/04 (20060101); C12Q 1/68 (20060101); C12N 15/00 (20060101); G01N 33/574 (20060101); C07H 021/04 (); C12N 015/00 (); A61K 031/70 ()

Expiration Date: 08/24/2012