Accession Number:

ADD013118

Title:

Lipoprotein Marker for Hypertriglyceridemia.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 10 May 84, patented 28 Oct 86,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1986-10-28

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

Methods and compositions are provided for the detection of a particular low density lipoprotein which has been found to be a marker for patients suffering from type IV hypertriglyceridemia. A monoclonal antibody capable of specifically binding to a characteristic epitopic site on this LDL subspecies can be utilized in a wide variety of immunoassays.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Biochemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE