Patent Number: 7,820,383

Title: Method for diagnosing myocardial infarction

Abstract: The kits and methods of the present invention relate to the diagnosis of cardiovascular disorders. In one aspect, the invention discloses a method and a kit for determining whether a subject has a fragile plaque disorder. In one aspect, the invention discloses a method and a kit for determining whether the subject has an occlusive disorder. In one aspect, the invention discloses a method and a kit for determining whether the subject has a restenosis disorder. Other methods of the present invention relate to the selection of therapeutics for a patient with a cardiovascular disease.

Inventors: Francis; Sheila E. (Sheffield, GB), Crossman; David C. (Sheffield, GB), Duff; Gordon W. (Sheffield, GB), Kornman; Kenneth S. (Newton, MA), Martinez; Katherine (San Antonio, TX)

Assignee: Interleukin Genetics, Inc.

International Classification: C12Q 1/68 (20060101); C07H 21/02 (20060101); C07H 21/04 (20060101)

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