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

Personal Author(s) : Cubicciotti,Roger S ; Karu,Alexander E ; Krauss,Ronald M

Report Date : 28 Oct 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 9

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.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *IMMUNOASSAY, *HYPERGLYCEMIA, *LIPOPROTEINS, ANTIBODIES, CLONES

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Biochemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE