IP Update: Recent Patents, Patent Applications Awarded to Isis, Merck, Dicerna, and More | GenomeWeb

Title: microRNA-Based Methods and Compositions for the Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment of Lung Cancer Using miR-17-3p

Patent Number: 8,377,637

Filed: March 30, 2011

Lead Inventor: Carlo Croce, Ohio State University

The invention, the patent's abstract states, “provides novel methods and compositions for the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of lung cancer. The invention also provides methods of identifying anti-lung cancer agents.”

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