US Patent 8,497,350
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. Therapeutic compositions for age-related macular degeneration comprising a complement factor H with isoleucine at residue 62 and tyrosine at residue 402. US Patent 8,497,350 filed June 05, 2009 and issued July 30, 2013. https://ir.uiowa.edu/patents/599