Patent Number: 8,299,222

Title: Methamphetamine-like hapten compounds, linkers, carriers and compositions and uses thereof

Abstract: The invention generally relates to hapten compounds comprising either (+) methamphetamine or (+) amphetamine conjugated to a linker. Generally speaking, hapten compounds of the invention may be used to elicit an immune response to one or more of (+) methamphetamine, (+) amphetamine, or (+) MDMA.

Inventors: Owens; Samuel M. (Little Rock, AR), Carroll; Frank Ivy (Durham, NC), Abraham; Philip (Cary, NC)

Assignee: The Board of Trustees of the University of Arkansas

International Classification: C07K 1/04 (20060101); C07K 1/13 (20060101); C07C 211/17 (20060101); G01N 33/544 (20060101); A61K 39/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2020-10-30 0:00:00