Patent Number: 8,871,995

Title: Method for screening an agent being useful for the treatment of dry eye and/or corneal and conjunctival lesion and pharmaceutical composition obtained by the method

Abstract: The present invention provides a method for screening an agent being useful for the treatment of dry eye and/or corneal and conjunctival lesion of dry eye severity level 3 or more according to the report of the International Dry Eye WorkShop (DEWS Report) (2007) and a pharmaceutical composition comprising the agent. The present invention further provides a method for the treatment of dry eye and/or corneal and conjunctival lesion of dry eye severity level 3 or more according to DEWS Report (2007) using the agent.

Inventors: Mashima; Yukihiko (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Siranita; Akio (Chiyoda-ku, JP)

Assignee: R-Tech Ueno, Ltd.

International Classification: G01N 33/00 (20060101); A61K 38/00 (20060101); A01K 67/027 (20060101); A01K 67/033 (20060101); A61K 49/00 (20060101); A01K 67/00 (20060101)

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