Patent Number: 7,087,639

Title: Organoselenium compounds for cancer chemoprevention

Abstract: A compound containing an alkylene selenocyanate or an alkylene isoselenocyanate moiety effective to prevent the occurrence or progression of cancer or a precancerous condition. The compound can be provided and administered in the form of a pharmaceutical composition, a cosmetic, a food additive, supplement, or the like. Methods for synthesis and use of the chemopreventive compound of the invention are also provided.

Inventors: Lam; Luke K. T. (North Oaks, MN), Ahmed; Nayaz (Arden Hills, MN)

Assignee: LKT Laboratories, Inc.

International Classification: A61K 31/38 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/08/02018