US Patent 8,088,579
United States Patent and Trademark Office
University of Iowa Research Foundation (Iowa City, IA, US)
The invention relates to Factor H gene polymorphisms and haplotypes associated with an elevated or a reduced risk of AMD. The invention provides methods and reagents for diagnosis and treatment of AMD.
Hageman, Gregory S. and Smith, Richard J. Complement factor H for diagnosis of age-related macular degeneration. US Patent 8,088,579 filed February 14, 2006 and issued January 03, 2012. https://ir.uiowa.edu/patents/556