Patent Number: 7,820,184

Title: Methods and compositions for detection of microorganisms and cells and treatment of diseases and disorders

Abstract: Methods for detecting a microorganism or cell in a subject and methods for detecting, imaging or diagnosing a site, disease, disorder or condition in a subject using microorganisms or cells and methods that microorganisms or cells for treating a disease, disorder or condition are provided. Sites, diseases and disorders include sites of cell proliferation, proliferative conditions, neoplasms, tumors, neoplastic disease, wounds and inflammation. Also provided are microorganisms and cells for use in the methods and compositions, combinations and kits, including diagnostic and pharmaceutical compositions, containing a microorganism or cell.

Inventors: Stritzker; Jochen Harald (Kissing, DE), Hill; Phil (West Bridgford, GB), Szalay; Aladar A. (Highland, CA), Yu; Yong A. (San Diego, CA)

Assignee: Genelux Corporation

International Classification: A61K 39/108 (20060101); A61K 49/00 (20060101); C12Q 1/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00