Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Assay for methylation in the GST-Pi gene










Image Number 15 for United States Patent #8088577.

A diagnostic or prognostic assay is disclosed for a disease of condition characterized by abnormal methylation of cytosine at side or sites within the glutathione-S-transferase (GST) Pi gene and/or its regulatory flanking sequences (e.g., prostate cancer and liver cancer). The assay comprises: (i) isolating DNA from said subject, and (ii) determining (e.g., by selective PCR amplification) the presence of abnormal methylation of cytosine at a site or sites within the GST-Pi gene and/or its regulatory flanking sequences.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Methods and apparatus for determining a phase error in signals
Image forming apparatus
Fuel cell system with mechanical check valve
Vapor phase decarbonylation process
Method and apparatus for diagnosing faults in a hybrid internet protocol network
Over the counter medicinal container with surface ornamentation
Process for producing a plasma protein-containing medicament with reduced concentration of citrate and metals
  Randomly Featured Patents
Padlock device lockable by pushing
Buffer control method, and decoding apparatus performing buffer control
Scanning type exposure apparatus and exposure method
Ultra high numerical aperture optical fibers
Sol-gel process using porous mold
Semiconductor IC device having a memory and a logic circuit implemented with a single chip
Multiparallel three dimensional optical microscopy system
Self-cleaning oven deodorants and methods for cleaning ovens
Shaft supporting bearing assembly with axially disposed cap and ball member
Semiconductor device