Patent Number: 8,871,506

Title: Methods for treating cardio pulmonary diseases with NO group compounds

Abstract: The present invention relates to methods of treatment of pulmonary disorders associated with hypoxemia and/or smooth muscle constriction and/or inflammation; treatment of cardiac and blood disorders; treatment of patient in need of improved oxygenation, blood flow of and/or thinning of blood and method of screening drugs that increase level of nitrosoglutathione in airway lining fluid.

Inventors: Stamler; Jonathan S. (Chapel Hill, NC), Toone; Eric J. (Durham, NC), Gow; Andrew J. (Princeton, NJ)

Assignee: Duke University

International Classification: A61M 15/00 (20060101); C12Q 1/68 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00