Patents Issued 2000

Here is a list of patents issued in 2000 naming UT Southwestern Medical Center as the inventor.

U.S. Patent Number: 6,110,707

Patent Title: Recombinant Expression of Proteins from Secretory Cell Lines.
Inventors: Clark, Samuel; Halben, Philippe; Kruse, Fred; McGarry, J.; Newgard, Christopher; Normington, Karl; Quaade, Christian; Thigpen, Anice.
Issued: 08/29/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,110,691

Patent Title: Activators of Caspases.
Inventors: Du, Chunying; Wang, Xiaodong.
Issued: 08/29/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,107,076

Patent Title: Soluble Mammalian Adenylyl Cyclase and Uses Therefor.
Inventors: Gilman, Alfred; Tang, Wei-Jen.
Issued: 08/22/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,093,399

Patent Title: Methods and Compositions for the Specific Coagulation of Vasculature.
Inventors: Edginton, Thomas; Thorpe, Philip.
Issued: 07/25/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,090,559

Patent Title: Biomarkers for the Detection of Prostate Cancer.
Inventors: Russell, David; Thigpen, Anice.
Issued: 07/18/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,087,129

Patent Title: Recombinant Expression of Proteins from Secretory Cell Lines.
Inventors: Clark, Samuel; Kruse, Fred; Newgard, Christopher; Normington, Karl; Quaade, Christian; Thigpen, Anice.
Issued: 07/11/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,083,917

Patent Title: Methods and Compositions for the Identification, Characterization, and Inhibition of Farnesyl Transferase.
Inventors: Brown, Michael; Goldstein, Joseph; Marsters, James; Reiss, Yuval.
Issued: 07/04/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,074,819

Patent Title: DNA Replication-Regulating Genes.
Inventors: Williams, R.S.; Stillman, Bruce.
Issued: 06/13/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,063,905

Patent Title: Recombinant Human IgA-J Chain Dimer.
Inventors: Capra; J. Donald; Hexham; Jonathan M.; Carayannopoulos; Leon N.; Max; Edward E.
Issued: 05/16/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,051,230

Patent Title: Compositions for Targeting the Vasculature of Solid Tumors.
Inventors: Thorpe, Philip E.; Burrows, Francis J.
Issued: 04/18/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,046,307

Patent Title: Modulation of Mammalian Telomerase by Peptide Nucleic Acids.
Inventors: Shay, Jerry W.; Wright, Woodring E.; Piatyszek, Mieczyslaw A.; Corey, David R.
Issued: 04/04/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,046,158

Patent Title: Unique Dendritic Cell-associated C-type Lectins, Dectin-1 and Dectin-2; Compositions and Uses Thereof
Inventors: Takashima, Akira; Ariizumi, Kiyoshi.
Issued: 04/04/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,036,955

Patent Title: Kits and Methods for the Specific Coagulation of Vasculature.
Inventors: Thorpe, Philip E.; Edgington, Thomas.
Issued: 03/14/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,020,154

Patent Title: H. influenzae hxuB and hxuC Genes, Proteins, and Methods of Use.
Inventors: Hansen, Eric; Cope, Leslie; Jarosik, Gregory; Hanson, Mark.
Issued: 02/01/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,017,962

Patent Title: Method of Depletion of Methionine in Plasma and Solid Tumors and Uses Thereof.
Inventors: Schold, Clifford; Kokkinakis, Demetrius.
Issued: 01/25/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,015,710

Patent Title: Modulation of Mammalian Telomerase by Peptide Nucleic Acids.
Inventors: Shay, Jerry W.; Wright, Woodring E.; Piatyszek, Mieczyslaw A.; Corey, David R.; Norton, James C.
Issued: 01/18/00

U.S. Patent Number: 6,007,989

Patent Title: Method of Screening for Compounds that Derepress or Increase Telomerase Activity.
Inventors: West, Michael D.; Harley, Calvin B.; Weinrich, Scott L.; Strahl, Catherine M.; McEachern, Michael J.; Shay, Jerry W.; Wright, Woodring E.; Blackburn, Elizabeth H.; Kim, Nam Woo; Vaziri, Homayoun.
Issued: 12/28/99

U.S. Patent Number: 6,004,759

Patent Title: Method and Compositions for Diagnosing Autoimmune Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus.
Inventors: Johnson, John H.; Unger, Roger H.
Issued: 01/25/00.

U.S. Patent Number: 6,004,555

Patent Title: Methods for the Specific Coagulation of Vasculature.
Inventors: Thorpe, Philip E.; Edginston, Thomas S.
Issued: 12/21/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 6,004,554

Patent Title: Methods for Targeting the Vasculature of Solid Tumors.
Inventors: Thorpe, Philip E; Burrows, Francis J.
Issued: 12/21/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 6,001,963

Patent Title: Ligands of the Neuropeptide Receptor HFGAN72.
Inventors: Bergsma, Derk J.; Yanagisawa, Masashi.
Issued: 12/14/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,994,108

Patent Title: Mutant TAR Virus and Transdominant tat Mutants as Pharmacological Agents.
Inventors: Gaynor, Richard B.; Harrich, David.
Issued: 11/30/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,993,826

Patent Title: Methods and Compositions Relating to Useful Antigens of Moraxella catarrhalis.
Inventors: Hansen, Eric J; MacIver, Isobel; and Helminen, Merja E.
Issued: 11/30/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,993,799

Patent Title: Methods of Using Genetically Engineered Cells that Produce Insulin in Response to Glucose.
Inventors: Newgard, Christopher R.
Issued: 11/30/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,990,086

Patent Title: Therapeutic Uses of BPI Protein Products for Human Meningococcemia.
Inventors: Giroir, Brett P.; Scannon, Patrick J.
Issued: 11/23/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,989,807

Patent Title: Detecting Cancerous Conditions by Assaying for Telomerase Activity.
Inventors: West, Michael D.; Shay, Jerry W.; Wright, Woodring E.; Kim, Nam Woo; Harley, Calvin B.; Weinrich, Scott L.
Issued: 11/23/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,989,553

Patent Title: Expression Library Immunization.
Inventors: Johnston, Stephen; Barry, Michael, and Lai, Wayne.
Issued: 11/23/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,981,213

Patent Title: Methods and Compositions Relating to Useful Antigens of Moraxella catarrhalis.
Inventors: Hansen, Eric; Helminen, Merja, and MacIver, Isobel.
Issued: 11/09/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,976,851

Patent Title: Methods and Compositions for the Identification, Characterization, and Inhibition of Farnesyl Protein Transferase.
Inventors: Brown, Michael; Goldstein, Joseph, and Reiss, Yuval.
Issued: 11/02/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,976,803

Patent Title: Genetic Test for Equine Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Disease.
Inventors: Meek, Katherine.
Issued: 11/02/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,965,132

Patent Title: Methods and Compositions for Targeting the Vasculature of Solid Tumors.
Inventors: Thorpe, Philip and Burrows, Francis.
Issued: 10/12/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,962,243

Patent Title: Methods for the Identification of Farnesyltransferase Inhibitors.
Inventors: Brown, Michael; Goldstein, Joseph; James, Guy; and Reiss, Yuval.
Issued: 10/5/99.

U.S. Patent Number: 5,951,473

Patent Title: Determination of Intracellular Sodium Ion By NMR
Inventors: Hersh, Louis; Li, Chuan; Malloy, Craig; Sherry, Dean; and Bansal, Navin.
Issued: 09/14/99.