Find generic entry opportunities
Deep knowledge on
small-molecule drugs and
the 110,000 global patents
Drug patents …
… from Kazakhstan to Kalamazoo
Manage your formulary budget
Proactively manage your pharmacy inventory
Anticipate generic drug launch
Flat-rate pricing for predictable budgeting
Short-term plans for project- or client-based billing
Upgrade to enjoy subscriber-only features like email alerts and data export. See the Plans and Pricing
|Title:||Method for treating neurological disorders|
|Abstract:||A method for ameliorating a neurological disorder in a human by administration to the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of a therapeutic agent in a dispersion system which allows the therapeutic agent to persist in the cerebro-ventricular space.|
|Inventor(s):||Kim; Sinil (Solana Beach, CA), Howell; Stephen B. (Del Mar, CA)|
|Assignee:||DepoTech Corporation (LaJolla, CA)|
1. A method for ameliorating a cell proliferative disease which comprises intralumbar administration to the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of a human with the disease of a therapeutically
effective amount of an antitumor drug in a synthetic membrane vesicle such that the antitumor agent persists in the cerebro-ventricular space for a time sufficient to ameliorate the disease.
2. The method of claim 1, wherein the synthetic membrane vesicle is a liposome.
3. The method of claim 2, wherein the liposome contains multiple concentric chambers.
4. The method of claim 1, wherein the synthetic membrane vesicle contains multiple non-concentric chambers.
Drugs may be covered by multiple patents or regulatory protections. All trademarks and applicant names are the property of their respective owners or licensors. Although great care is taken in the proper and correct provision of this service, thinkBiotech LLC does not accept any responsibility for possible consequences of errors or omissions in the provided data. The data presented herein is for information purposes only. There is no warranty that the data contained herein is error free. thinkBiotech performs no independent verifification of facts as provided by public sources nor are attempts made to provide legal or investing advice. Any reliance on data provided herein is done solely at the discretion of the user. Users of this service are advised to seek professional advice and independent confirmation before considering acting on any of the provided information. thinkBiotech LLC reserves the right to amend, extend or withdraw any part or all of the offered service without notice.