US Patent 7,402,572
United States Patent and Trademark Office
University of Iowa Research Foundation (Iowa City, IA, US)
Nucleic acids containing unmethylated CpG dinucleotides and therapeutic utilities based on their ability to stimulate an immune response and to redirect a Th2 response to a Th1 response in a subject are disclosed. Methods for treating atopic diseases, including atopic dermatitis, are disclosed.
Krieg, Arthur M. and Kline, Joel N. Immunostimulatory nucleic acid molecules. US Patent 7,402,572 filed April 23, 2004 and issued July 22, 2008. https://ir.uiowa.edu/patents/458