US Patent 6,740,487
United States Patent and Trademark Office
University of Iowa Research Foundation (Iowa City, IA, US)
The invention provides methods to identify polymorphisms at the human TLR4 locus, as well as methods to identify individuals at risk of indications that increase their morbidity and mortality.
Schwartz, David A. and Schutte, Brian C. Variant TLR4 nucleic acid and uses thereof. US Patent 6,740,487 filed June 10, 1999 and issued May 25, 2004. https://ir.uiowa.edu/patents/356