TITLE

QLT gets Patent for Treatment of Retinal Diseases

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Worldwide Biotech;Jul2011, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that QLT earns a patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for its artificial retinoid initiative "Retinal Derivatives and Methods for the Use Thereof for the Treatment of Visual Disorders." The patent, classified as U.S. Patent No. 7,951,841, handles different approaches of applying QLT91001 in fighting disorders connected to the 11-cis-retinal deficiency like Leber Congenital Amaurosis and Retinitis Pigmentosa. The patent is possessed by the University of Washington with QLT having the only sub-license.
ACCESSION #
62132411

 

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