US Patent 7,723,500
United States Patent and Trademark Office
University of Iowa Research Foundation (Iowa City, IA, US) ; The United States of America, as represented by the Department of Health and Human Services (Washington, DC, US) ; Coley Pharmaceutical Group, Inc. (New York, NY, 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.; Kline, Joel; Klinman, Dennis; and Steinberg, Alfred D. Immunostimulatory nucleic acid molecules. US Patent 7,723,500 filed August 11, 2006 and issued May 25, 2010. https://ir.uiowa.edu/patents/511