Patent Number: 8,506,965

Title: R-RAS activity in vascular regulation

Abstract: The invention provides means and methods for vascular regulation through enhancement or inhibition of R-Ras activity. The invention specifically provides means and methods for promoting a quiescent state of a vascular cell by providing additional R-Ras activity to the cell. The invention further provides means and methods for diagnosing a condition of vasculature of an individual.

Inventors: Komatsu; Masanobu (Orlando, FL), Mann; David Marshall (San Diego, CA), Ruoslahti; Erkki (Bueuton, CA)

Assignee: Vascular BioSciences

International Classification: A61K 39/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-08-13 0:00:00