Patent Number: 8,574,851

Title: Prediction and prevention of preeclampsia

Abstract: The present disclosure relates to methods for detecting an increased risk of preeclampsia, determining the presence of preeclampsia, reducing the likelihood that preeclampsia will develop and treating preeclampsia. It also provides methods of measuring relaxin levels in a biological sample of a pregnant woman.

Inventors: Stewart; Dennis (Los Gatos, CA), Conrad; Kirk P. (Gainesville, FL), Jeyabalan; Arundhathi (Pittsburgh, PA)

Assignee: Corthera, Inc.

International Classification: G01N 33/53 (20060101); A61K 38/22 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017